Flashcards in Class 11: Reproductive Systems Deck (114)
primary sex organ of women
secondary sex organ of women
other internal and external genitalia
egg cells and sex hormones
the outer cortex of the ovaries are where what develops?
ovulation refers to the...
bursting of the follicle and releasing the egg
the ovarian ligaments attach to...
the uterus and pelvic wall
uterine tube is also known as...
oviduct or fallopian tube
major parts of the uterine tubes
infundibulum and fimbriae
infundibulum is the...
flared, trumpet shaped distal end of the uterine tubes
the fimbriae is the...
feathery projections on the infundibulum in the uterin tubes
a thick muscular chamber that opens into the roof of the vagina
uterus is located...
over the urinary bladder
components of the uterus
fundus, body, cervix
cervical canal connects...
lumen to vagina
internal os is the...
superior opening of the canal into the body of the uterus
the external os is the...
inferior opening of the canal into the vagina
the cervical glands secrete...
mucus that prevents the spread of microorganisms from the vagina to the uterus
inner part of the uterus is the
outer part of the uterus is the...
what sloughs off for menstruation?
most common STD is..
human papilloma virus
detect human papilloma virus through...
human papilloma causes...
perimetrium is the...
external serosa layer of the uterine wall
the myometrium is the...
middle muscle layer of the uterine wall
the myometrium is composed of what kind of muscle?
stratum functionalis and stratum basalis
the stratum functionalis is which part of the uterine wall?
superficial half, sheds for menstruation
the stratum basalis is what part of the uterine wall
the deep layer which regenerates a new stratum functionalis with each cycle