A_REP_FEMC - Reproductive System - Female Dr.S.C.Williams...

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1 Reproductive System - Female Dr. S. C. Williams San Francisco State University Harper Collins 1995 
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2 packages it for the future generation Primary organs (gonads) are ovaries -- gametes are  ova Secondary organs include fallopian tubes, uterus,  Latent development, cyclic operation, menopause Females born with about 800,000 oocytes in ovaries Why are humans called “placental mammals”? Introduction Life Art 1994  
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3 Topics to Be Discussed Functions of female repro system Secondary organs: Fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina, vulva Mammary glands Perineum Development of system & homologies
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4 Functions Provides environment for fertilization Parturition Nourishment of embryo, fetus and newborn Development of sexual identity 
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5 Oogenesis Spermatogonia Oogonia Primary oocyte Primary spermatocyte Secondary oocyte Secondary  spermatocyte Spermatid Ovum
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6 Ovaries 1 Germinal epithelium Tunica albuginea Ovarian artery and vein Primary oocytes Primary follicles Secondary follicles Mature follicle Antrum Corpus hemorrhagicum Corpus luteum Corpus albicans Harper Collins 1995 
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7 Ovary 3 Surface epithelium Tunica albuginea Primary follicles Vesicular follicle Graafian follicle Antrum Ovum in follicle Atretic follicles Corpus luteum Corpus albicans Ovarian artery and vein Di Fiore 1989
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