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FEMALE ANATOMY &PHYSIOLOGY
CONDITIONING ABOUT SEXUALBODY PARTSMisnamed anatomyHow to maintainSelf-examsExploring one’s own genital areas
FEMALEANATOMY
EXTERNAL STRUCTURES OF THE V….VULVA
PLEASUREIts important to focus on externalparts of anatomy and reconditioningour thinkingInstitutions for years taught that awoman who enjoyed sex for pleasureor stimulating her clitoris was aDANGEROUS WOMAN
EXTERNAL STRUCTURES OF VULVA
EXTERNAL STRUCTURES OF VULVA
MONS PUBISLatin for “mountain of Venus”Dense cushion of fat 3-4 inchesbelow navelCovered by pubic hairRich with nerve endings
LABIA MAJORALatin for “large lips”Fatty tissueMany nerve endingsSensitive to touch
LABIA MINORALatin for “small lips”Hairless skin foldsForm clitoral hood (or prepuce) attopForm fourchette at bottomSensitive
GENITALTUBERCLE4 WEEKS14 WEEKS10 WEEKS
PREPUCEAnalogous to foreskin onpenisCovers the clitoris
CLITORISSexual pleasure organHomologous to the penisMore than 8000 nerve endings >MORE THAN double the entire penisSmall erectile shaft capped by theglansGlans has as many nerve endings astip of penis
INTERNAL CLITORIS
G.L. KOBELT 1844
VESTIBULESmooth tissue inside of labiaminoraSurrounds opening to vagina andurethral openingVery sensitive
URETHRAL OPENING& URETHRAShort tube for urinationLocated below clitoris and abovevaginal openingConnects to bladder internally
VAGINAL ORIFICEOR INTROITUSOpening to the vaginaMay be partially covered by thehymenLots of “issues”
PERENEUMArea between vaginal opening &anusVery sensitive

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