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FUNDUS
Helps with contractions and menstruation
EGG
female sex cell
FALLOPIAN TUBE
EGG TRAVELS DOWN ONE OF THESE TO GET TO THE UTERUS. AN ECTOPIC PREGNANCY CAN OCCUR HERE
FIMBRIA
finger-like projections that gather and pass the egg
ovary
the egg carton releases sex cell/s each month
CILIA
fine hair that helps move the egg in the fallopian tubes
ENDOMETRIUM
inner lining of the uterus implantation occurs here
UTERUS
muscular oran that hols and nurishes the egg as it develops
size of your fist
CERVIX
opening of the uterus- glands here make/release lubricating fluids
MUCOUS PLUG
thick mucous that seals the cervical canal while pregnant
VAS DEFERENS
Tube through which sperm is carried for exiting
PROSTATE GLAND
Produces milky fluid which is added to semen
EJACULATORY DUCT
semen exits through this duct
URETHRA
tube through which semen and urine exit
EPIDIDYMUS
the garage that houses sperm until they mature
TESTES
produces sperm and testosterone
3 degrees colder then rest of body
SCROTUM
Sac containing the testicles
SEMINAL VESICLE
secretes mucous which forms part of semen
SPHINCTERS
prevents urine from leaking during intercourse and ejaculation
COWPERS GLAND
Secretes a alkaline fluid which is added to semen
also secretes prior to ejaculation
usually contains semen