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AP Resources - Reproductive Outline

Female reproductive-----

 

Ovaries

 

Fallopian/uterine tube

 

---fimbrae---finger like projections that surround the ovary, not completely surrounded

 

Uterus

 

Vagina

 

External female genitalia

 

Mammary glands

 

Ligaments that suspend the female reproductive within pelvic area

 

--Broad ligament

 

--Ovaries---2 ligaments

 

Process of development of secondary oocyte

 

Secondary oocyte---actually ovulated---doesn’t go thru second phase of mitosis unless it is fertilized

 

Primary follicles

 

Uterus

 

Uterine body

 

Outer portion

 

Middle layer (thick) ---myometrium

Myo means

 

Inner layer---endometrium

 

Female external genitalia

 

Vulva-pedundum

 

Vestibule---contains 3 major components

 

anterior aspect

posterior aspect

posterior aspect to anus

 

Process from hypothalamus

 

Menstrual Phase (primary follicle)

 

Proliferate phase (mature/grafian)

 

Secretory Phase

 

Mammary glands---

 

Areola

 

Menopause

 

Symptoms----

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

 

---Hormonal therapy used to be recommended, not any more cause of increased heart and cardiovascular disease---

 

Control of pregnancy

 

Behavioral Methods

 

abstinence

 

cotous interruptance

 

a. 

b. 

 

rhythm method

 

Barrier method

 

Condom

 

diaphragm

 

Estrogen

 

Surgical

 

Abortion

 

Inter uterine devices