Lecture 2 _ 3 Sexual Anatomy Arousal and Response - 01-11-10

Lecture 2 _ 3 Sexual Anatomy Arousal and Response - 01-11-10

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1 Sexual Anatomy & Sexual Arousal/Response External View Mons Veneris Clitoral Hood Clitoris Vestibule Perineum Anus Labia Majora Labia Minora Urethral Opening Introitus
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2 Side View Rectum Cervix Vagina Anus Perineum Bartholin’s Gland Fallopian Tube Fimbriae Ovary Uterus Bladder Pubic Bone Clitoris Urinary Opening Vaginal Opening Front View Fallopian Tubes Ovaries Fimbriae Endometrium Os Vagina Uterus Cervix
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3 Menstruation ± Menarche (initial onset) – age 11-15 – related to heredity, health, altitude ± Menstrual physiology – flow lasts from 2 to 6 days – volume varies (6 to 8 ounces) – duration varies (24 to 42 days) – menstrual synchrony ± The menstrual cycle – hypothalamus releases GnRH that stimulates pituitary – pituitary produces: ² Follicle Stimulating Hormone ² Luteinizing Hormone
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4 Fig. 4.7 Ovulation timing and cycle length. Regardless of the length of the cycle, ovulation occurs 14 days before menstruation. ± Three phases of menstrual cycle – menstrual: shedding of endometrium – proliferative: thickening of endometrium & follicle maturation, ovulation – secretory: corpus luteum development further thickening of endometrium
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5 Female Sexual Physiology: Reproductive Hormones HORMONE WHERE PRODUCED FUNCTIONS Estrogen ovaries, adrenal glands,
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Lecture 2 _ 3 Sexual Anatomy Arousal and Response - 01-11-10

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