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The uterus id divided into 3 major sections, the upper most section is called ________, and the entry point of the follopian tubes Fundus
the large central portion of the uteres is called the _________ body
the uterus narrow, lower end is called __________ which opens into the vagina cervix
sperm and ovum (egg) cells contain 23 chromosomes, which is, designated a _______ number for humans haploid
the condition in which the testes do not descend is called crptorchidism
viable sperm are produced only when the temperature of the testes is slightly ______ than normal body tempature lower
both fetal and maternal tissue contribute to the formation of the placenta
testosterone hormone is responsible for the ________ of sperm maturation
sperm cells consist of 3 parts with subparts. The tail or ____________, which provides motility, the head has a substrucutre called ______ and it contains enzymes to digest the membrane of an egg cell, and within the middle piece is _________ produces ATP flagellum, acrosome, mitochondria
when meiosis takes place in the ovaries this process is called oogenesis
what is another name for sperm and egg gametes
a fertilized egg is called a zygote t/f true
diploid is how many chromosomes 46
haploid is how many chromosomes 23
this begins at puberty and continues through out live spermatogenesis
the part of the sperm cell which contains the 23 chromosomes is the this requires the hormoes fsh and testosterone headspermatogenesis
the secretions of the seminal vesicles contain ________ to provide an energy source for sperm frutose
list the two of the threee functions of the vagina sperm reception, menstrual flow, birth canal
the prostate gland and seminal vesicles provide a _____________ environment which helps maintain sperm motility alkaline
bulbourethral glands, aka ___________, whose secretions neutralize any residue from urine, which might interfere with sperm motility Cowpers
the female reporductive systems consists of which anatomical structures ovaries, uterus, vagina, fallopian tubes, external genitalia
withing the ovary are several hundred thousand __________ which are present at birth primary follicles
Maturation of a follicle requires FSHand estrogen True
the fallopian tubes may also be called uterine tubes or oviducts
the fringe like projections at the end of the tube are called )_______ and help pull the ovum into the tube fimbriae
when a zygote implants in any location except the uterus, this is called an _______ pregnancy ectopic
the __________ is a tube about 20 feet long on the testes and is the site of completion of sperm maturation epididyms
which hormone causes the release of milk oxytocin
the uterus is also divided into 3 layers, the outermost layer,__________ is a fold of the peritoneum epimetrium
the uterus is divided into 3 layers, the smooth muscle layer, which will contact during labor, is called myometruim
the uterus is divided into 3 layers, the lining of the uterus is the ________ which in itself has 2 layers endometrium
the two layers of the uterus lining are the _______ layer, adjacent to the muscular layer, is very thin and permanent Basiler
the two layers of the uterus lining one is regenerating and lost during each menstrual cycle Functional
withing each testes are seminiferous tubules which contain spermatogonia or
the glandular tissue of the berast is surrounded by adipose tissue and within are alveolar glands which produce milk false
ductus deferens also called ____________ extend through the _________ canal an opening in the abdominal wall vas deferens, inguinal
during luteal phase of the menstrual cycle, the ruptured ovarian follicle beomces the corpus luteum
the site of fertilization is usually the fallopian tube
semen consists of ________________- and the secretions of the ___________________, _______________ and __________ seminal vesicles, prostate gland, bulbourethral gland
fsh and estrogen are two hormones required for a follicle to do what mature
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