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1

What do the uterine veins join?

The internal iliac vein

2

What do the ovarian veins join?

left goes to left renal vein
right goes to inferior vena cava

3

Where does the right ovarian vein drain to?

IVC

4

Where does the left ovarian vein drain to?

left renal vein

5

Which veins drain the fallopian tubes?

uterine and ovarian veins

6

Which veins drain the cervix?

uterine veins

7

Which veins drain the vagina?

The vaginal venous plexus which drains into the hypogastric veins

8

Which veins drain the bladder?

vesical venous plexus which drains into the internal iliac vein

9

Which artery supplies the levator ani?

The inferior gluteal

10

Which arteries exit the pelvis via the greater sciatic foramen?

internal pudendal, superior and inferior gluteals

11

Which artery exits the pelvic by the greater sciatic foramen and enters the pelvis by the lesser sciatic foramen?

The internal pudendal artery

12

Where does the internal pudendal artery arise from?

Anterior branch of internal iliac artery

13

What does the internal pudendal artery supply?

The external genitalia