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Flashcards in Embryology Deck (10):
1

What embryonic layer do the reproductive organs develop from?

Mesoderm

2

Is the wolfian duct responsible for the development of male or female organs?

Male

3

Is the mullerian duct responsible for the development of male or female organs?

Female

4

Is the mesonephric duct responsible for the development of male or female organs?

Male

5

Is the paramesonephric duct responsible for the development of male or female organs?

Female

6

What hormone causes atrophy of the mullerian duct in males and what secretes it?

Anti mullerian hormone secreted by the sertli cells of the testes

7

What embryological layer do immature ova originate from?

Endoderm

8

What structure causes the descent of the testes in the embryo

Gubernaculum

9

What does the gubernaculum five rise to in females?

Ovarian ligament
Round ligament

10

What triggers the gonads to become either male or female?

Germ cells