Vagina - • Normally tilts about 90 degrees with respect...

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Vagina The female copulatory organ A portion of the birth canal Tubular shape,about 5 inches deep,very few nerve endings Lies posterior to the bladder and anterior to the rectum Continues superiorly to the cervix of the uterus Uterus The womb Pear shaped Lies above the bladed and anterior to the colon Has a cervix,a body,and a fundus
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Unformatted text preview: • Normally tilts about 90 degrees with respect to the vagina • Muscular walls called myometrium are very thick and entirely smooth muscle • Lining is columnar epithelium called endometrium • Fallopian tubes open into the upper lateral portions of the uterus • Ligaments attach uterus to abdominal walls...
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This note was uploaded on 11/24/2011 for the course PHRM 3010 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at UGA.

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