Ch. 28 (Female Reproductive System)

ovaries

tunica albuginea

follicle

ovulation

ovarian

suspensory ligament

broad

Fallopian tubes

infundibulum

fimbriae

ampulla

isthmus

mesosalpinx

uterus

fundus

cervix

lumen

cervical canal

perimetrium, myometrium, endometrium

perimetrium

myometrium

endometrium

stratum functionalis

stratum basalis

broad ligament

cardinal (lateral cervical) ligaments

perineum

mons pubis

labia majora

labia minora

clitoris

clitoris

vestibular bulbs

breast

mammary gland

body

lymphatics

areola

milk ejection

prolactin

oxytocin

GnRH

FSH

estrogens

estradiol

progesterone

selectively suppresses FSH secretion

inhibin

ovarian cycle

menstrual cycle

oogenesis

yolk sac

atresia

cytoplasm

primordial follicles

primary follicles

zona pellucida

corona radiata

follicular

menstruation

ovarian cycle

follicular phase

ovulation

LH

corpus luteum

progesterone

progesterone

involution

FSH

corpus luteum

human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG)

estrogens

progesterone