Flashcards in Uterus Deck (13):
The uterus is a pear shaped fibromuscular organ that weighs 30-40 grams with what?
The cervix lies partly in what?
What is the measurments of the uterus?
3''x 2''x 1'' and has triangular cavity whose base is superior
The normal cervix is what?
Anteverted (angled towards vagina)
Anteflexed (body is bent forwards to cervix)
The uterus is attached to the ovary by what?
Ligament of ovary
The uterus is attached to labia majora by what?
Round ligament of uterus and to the broad ligament
Uterus and upper vagina are supplied by named branches of what?
Anterior division of internal iliac A
What are 4 inch long muscular tubes
Fallopian (uterine) tubes
Fallopian tubes are lined with what tissue?
Ciliated Columnar Epithelium
What are the 4 parts of fallopian tubes?
The fimbriated end is what shape?
Funnel shaped (infundibulum)
THe large ampulla is where what occurs?