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1

What is the arterial supply to the ovaries

uterine artery and ovarian artery

2

Where does the ovarian artery arise from?

Directly from the abdominal aorta, below the renal artery

3

Where does the uterine artery arise from and what does it supply?

Branch of the internal iliac artery, supplies the ovary, round ligament, uterus, vagina and uterine tube

4

Where does the vaginal artery arise from and what does it supply?

Branch of the internal iliac artery, supplies the vagina and base of the bladder

5

What does the pudendal nerve supply?

Sensory - clitoris/penis (dorsal nerve) /scrotum/labia/perineum (perineal nerve)
Responsible for clitoral and penile erection and male ejaculation
Also external anal (inferior rectal nerve) and urethral sphincters

6

Where do the lower 1/3 vaginal lymphatics drain to?

inguinal nodes

7

Where do the upper 2/3 vaginal lymphatics drain to?

internal and external iliac nodes

8

Where do the ovarian lymphatics drain to?

para-aortic lymph nodes

9

Where do the fallopian tube lymphatics drain to?

para-aortic lymph nodes

10

Where do the cervical lymphatics drain to?

External iliac and para-aortic

11

Where do the uterine lymphatics drain to?

internal iliac

12

Which female reproductive organ is made of cuboidal epithelium?

The ovaries

13

Which female reproductive organ is made of columnar epithelium?

fallopian tubes, endometrium and endocervix

14

Which female reproductive organ is made of squamous epithelium?

vagina, ectocervix