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Flashcards in The Female Reproductive System Deck (10):
1

Estrogen starts the process?

Of Egg Cell Production

2

What is the main function of the Female Reproductive System?

Prepare the female body to nourish a developing Embryo

Produce Egg Cells

3

At puberty each Ovary contains how many Primary Follicles?

400,000 primary Follicles

4

What do the Primary Follicles do?

Cluster around the Egg

5

What is the Follicles job?

Helps the egg to mature before it's releases into the Reproductive Tract

6

Attached to each ovary is a?

Fallopian Tube

7

The Fallopian Tubes lead to the?

Uterus

8

The Uterus continues to the?

The Cervix

9

The Cervix connects the?

Uterus to the Vagiana

10

In females what stimulates cells within the Ovaries to produce Estrogen?

FSH