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posterior view ovary uterus labia minora labia majorum vagina broad ligament of uterus ampulla of fallopian tube infundibulum of fallopian tube isthmus of fallopian tube fallopian tubes vulva

ovary click to hear

Female genital gland that produces eggs and the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone.

uterus click to hear

Hollow muscular organ receiving the egg and, once fertilized, enabling its development and expulsion at the end of pregnancy.

labia minora click to hear

Mucous folds of the vulva located between the labia majora.

labia majorum click to hear

Thick cutaneous hairy folds of the vulva protecting the vaginal orifice.

vagina click to hear

Muscular canal located between the neck of the uterus and the vulva enabling copulation.

broad ligament of uterus click to hear

Peritoneal fold connecting the lateral edge of the uterus to the abdominal cavity wall.

ampulla of fallopian tube click to hear

Widened section of the fallopian tube located between the infundibulum and the isthmus.

infundibulum of fallopian tube click to hear

Largely flat section of the fallopian tube through which the egg enters.

isthmus of fallopian tube click to hear

Narrow section of the fallopian tube opening into the uterus.

fallopian tubes click to hear

Canals transporting the egg from the ovary to the uterus; fertilization of the egg by the spermatozoon generally takes place in the upper part of the tube.

vulva click to hear

External female genital organs consisting mainly of the labia and the clitoris.