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1

What are the three visible parts of the clitoris?

The glans, hod, and shaft

2

What are the 4 non visible parts of the clitoris?

erectile tissue, muscle, nerves, and blood vessles

3

What is the forchette?

The membrane bellow the lips of the vagina

4

What is the pubic mound?

The tissue under the belly that rises when you are laying flat.

5

What is the front commissure?

The space just above the clitoral hood.

6

Where is the round clitoral ligament?

it runs along the exterior of the vulva.

7

Where is the clitoral suspensory ligament?

It runs from the belly to the clitoris glans.

8

Explain the transverse perennial muscle?

It runs laterally from the perennium.

9

Where is the ischiocavernosus muscle?

It runs down the underside of the hip along the ischium bone.

10

Where is the bulbocavernous muscle?

Ir runs under the vulva.

11

Where is the pelvic diaphragm muscle?

It runs laterally and toward the belly from under the anus.

12

Is the penis always in contact with the clitoris during vaginal sex?

Yes!