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A&P Key Terms 27 The Reproductive System
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2015
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Question: body of uterus

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middle section of the uterus

Question: clitoris

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(also, glans clitoris) nerve-rich area of the vulva that contributes to sexual sensation during intercourse

Question: alveoli

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(of the breast) milk-secreting cells in the mammary gland

Question: areola

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highly pigmented, circular area surrounding the raised nipple and containing areolar glands that secrete fluid important for lubrication during suckling

Question: Bartholin's glands

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(also, greater vestibular glands) glands that produce a thick mucus that maintains moisture in the vulva area; also referred to as the greater vestibular glands

Question: broad ligament

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wide ligament that supports the uterus by attaching laterally to both sides of the uterus and pelvic wall

Question: cervix

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elongate inferior end of the uterus where it connects to the vagina

Question: bulbourethral glands

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(also, Cowper's glands) glands that secrete a lubricating mucus that cleans and lubricates the urethra prior to and during ejaculation

Question: blood-testis barrier

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tight junctions between Sertoli cells that prevent bloodborne pathogens from gaining access to later stages of spermatogenesis and prevent the potential for an autoimmune reaction to haploid sperm

Question: ampulla

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(of the uterine tube) middle portion of the uterine tube in which fertilization often occurs

Question: antrum

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fluid-filled chamber that characterizes a mature tertiary (antral) follicle

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