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Logo for WebMDLogo for WebMDCHECK YOUR SYMPTOMSFIND A DOCTORFIND A DENTISTCONNECT TO CAREFIND LOWEST DRUG PRICESHEALTH A-ZDRUGS & SUPPLEMENTSLIVING HEALTHYFAMILY & PREGNANCYNEWS & EXPERTSMOBILE APPSSUBSCRIPTIONSPRIVACY AND MOREHealth & SexGuideMENUYour Guide to the Female Reproductive SystemMedically Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson, MD on December 04, 2020The female reproductive system is designed to carry out several functions. It produces the female eggcells necessary for reproduction, called the ova or oocytes. The system is designed to transport the ovato the site of fertilization. Conception, the fertilization of an egg by a sperm, normally occurs in thefallopian tubes. The next step for the fertilized egg is to implant into the walls of the uterus, beginningthe initial stages of pregnancy. If fertilization and/or implantation does not take place, the system isdesigned to menstruate (the monthly shedding of the uterine lining). In addition, the female

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