Flashcards in Chapter 4 - Sexual Anatomy Deck (52):
What is the most important sex organ?
Males are just ________ females
Males are just zipped-up females
Why are micro biomes important?
We need bacteria! The use of antibiotics has made us be in a different biotic environment than the old prof talking now
Female sexual organs are in what two categories?
What does the shaft of the clitoris consist of?
Two corpora cavernosa
What is the Crura in regards to the clitoris?
Two longer spongy bodies that lie deep in the (changed slide)
What is the Mons Pubis?
It is more of a protection against trauma, it is the bulging bit above vagina
What is the labia?
Labia majora - outer lips
Labia minora - inner lips
What are the three categories for a virgin, intercourse woman, and woman who has had a baby?
Nulliparous (had intercourse)
Parous (had baby)
As a woman ages and has intercourse and then baby, what happens?
Well, the hymen stretches causing a bigger hole, which is riskier for more bacteria
What is the "cherry" called which covers vaginal hole when virgin with very thin membrane?
What is female circumsion called?
Clitoridectomy or infibulation,
What is the Skene's gland?
It is sometimes called the women's prostate. It secrets stuff similar to lube, which is actually same composition as stuff made in male prostate
Who is Ernst Grafenberg?
Coined the G-spot, which DOESN'T EXIST
What are the three parts of a womb?
What are the two functions of ovaries?
1. Produce eggs (ova)
2. Manufacture female sex hormones
What is genital self-image?
Our attitudes and feelings towards our genitals
What is the "Toronto Trim"?
reduction of the labia and clitoral hood
Collectively, what are the external female sexual organs called?
What is the highly sensitive female sexual organ that extends deep into her body
What are the Bartholin glands?
Two tiny glands located on either side of the vaginal entrance
What is the perineum?
Skin between the vaginal entrance and the anus
What is the introitus?
The vaginal entrance
What is the vestibule?
Area of the vulva enclosed by the inner lips
What are the 4 types of hymens?
1. Annular Hymen (normal)
2. Septate Hymen (membrane strip in middle)
3. Cribriform Hymen (spotty blotches of membrane)
4. Imperforate hymen (membrane covering entrance needs surgery)
It is the tupe shaped organ where the penis is insterted and a baby comes from. Girls don't pee from it or anything liek that
What is the pubococcygeus muscle?
Muscle around vaginal entrance
What is the vestibular bulbs?
Erectile tissue runnign under the inner lips and skenes gland
What is the skenes gland?
What are also called the oviducts and delivers eggs from the ovaries to uterus?
What is the corpora cavernosa?
Spongy bodies running the length of the top of the penis
What is the corpus spongiosum?
Spongy body running length of the underside of penis
What is the prepuce?
What is supercision?
Form of male genital cutting in which a slit is made the lgnth of the foreskin on top
What is superincision?
slit is made on the lower side of penis to urethra along entire length. So pee from base not tip o_o
What are the seminiferous tubules?
Tubes in the testes that manufacture sperm
What are interstitial cells?
Cells in the testes that manufacture testosterone
What is epididymis?
Highly coiled tupe located on the edge of the testis where sperm mature
What is the vas deferens?
Tube through which sperm pass on their way from the testes and epididymis out of the scrotum and to the urethra
What is the seminal vesicles?
Saclike structures that lie above the prostrate which product about 60% of the seminal fluid
What is the prostate
Gland in the male, loaced below bladder secretes some of the fluid in semen
What is the cowper's glands?
Glands that secrete a clear alkaline fluid in the males urethra
What are the three kinds of breat lumps?
3. malignant tumours
What is a radical masectomy?
lopping the entire breast, underlying muscles, and lymph nodes off
What is a lumpectomy?
Only the lump and a small bit of surrounding tissues are removed
What is a hysterectomy?
Surgical removal of the uterus
The hymen is a symbol for what?
Sign of virginity, although this is bad because not all women even have it
What fills with blood to produce an erection?
corpora cavernosa and corpus spongiosum
Going from child to adult is called what?
Tysons gland produces what?
Does oxytocin do anything with feedback loop in men?