genital system


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Related to genital system: male genital system, female genital system
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Noun1.genital system - organs and tissues involved in the production and maturation of gametes and in their union and subsequent development as offspringgenital system - organs and tissues involved in the production and maturation of gametes and in their union and subsequent development as offspring
system - a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts; "the body has a system of organs for digestion"
germ cell, reproductive cell, sex cell - a spermatozoon or an ovum; a cell responsible for transmitting DNA to the next generation
apparatus urogenitalis, genitourinary apparatus, genitourinary system, systema urogenitale, urinary apparatus, urinary system, urogenital apparatus, urogenital system - the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine
reproductive organ, sex organ - any organ involved in sexual reproduction
female reproductive system - the reproductive system of females
male reproductive system - the reproductive system of males
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Other factors such as excessive consumption of foods that increase estrogen in the blood, long-term inhalation of toxins in the air, erectile dysfunction, early ejaculation of semen, cancer or infection of the genital system and diabetes also contribute to the condition.
2) A variety of infectious organisms can affect the female genital system and are divided into two main groups: sexually transmitted infection and overgrowth of vaginal flora.
1) Ectopic ureter draining into the genital system is a rare entity and results from a more cranial origin of the ureteral bud from the mesonephric duct with resultant ureteral stump opening in the mesonephric duct derivatives (seminal vesicles, ejaculatory ducts, or vas deferens).
Rest all genital system anomalies were present in males.
However, it is unknown whether these effects on the genital system persist when exposure ends.
Development of renal system is closely integrated with the development of genital system.
Esnow, Aslanger, okofonofva, oronsay and Waker, female genital mutilation as defined by the World Health Organization Include all the ways that lead to the damage or removal of part or all of the female genital system Non-medical purposes is based on cultural or other reasons.
More recently, it was suggested that it should be transferred to the genus Ariopelta as an additional species, differing from Ariopelta capensis in minor details of the genital system (Sirgel 1985).
She was born with complete duplication of the genital system, and so she had two complete uterus, and each with its own Fallopian tubes," said Professor Dr Hossam Al Deen Hamdi, vice chancellor for the Colleges of Medicine and Health Sciences and Chairman of Division of Surgery at University Hospital in Sharjah, who addressed reporters yesterday.
The published descriptions about genital system of adult female (Morishita et al.