female reproductive system


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Noun1.female reproductive system - the reproductive system of femalesfemale reproductive system - the reproductive system of females  
female body - the body of a female human being
egg cell, ovum - the female reproductive cell; the female gamete
genital system, reproductive system - organs and tissues involved in the production and maturation of gametes and in their union and subsequent development as offspring
female genital organ, female genitalia, female genitals, fanny - external female sex organs; "in England `fanny' is vulgar slang for female genitals"
ovary - (vertebrates) one of usually two organs that produce ova and secrete estrogen and progesterone
Fallopian tube, oviduct, uterine tube - either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus
uterus, womb - a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus
vagina - the lower part of the female reproductive tract; a moist canal in female mammals extending from the labia minora to the uterus; "the vagina receives the penis during coitus"; "the vagina is elastic enough to allow the passage of a fetus"
vulva - external parts of the female genitalia
Bartholin's gland - either of the two posterior vestibular glands that secrete a lubricating mucus; homologous to Cowper's gland in the male
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Dr Gorgy said: "While stress affects everybody differently, in extreme circumstances it does have the potential to negatively impact the female reproductive system and can be associated with 'lower fecundity' or fertility potential.
Our results showed that IL-18R[alpha] mRNA and proteins are expressed in the IMG, which provides molecular evidence for the study of immune and neuro-modulation in the female reproductive system.
Modern herbalists and homeopaths use it to combat painful conditions of the male and female reproductive system, such as dysmenorrhoea, orchitis and prostatis; it is also used to treat hyperactivity, insomnia, nervous tension, earache, exhaustion and stress.
Previous research has also suggested a link between air pollution and infertility and other issues in the female reproductive system, like the hormonal condition (https://www.womenshealth.gov/a-z-topics/polycystic-ovary-syndrome) polycystic ovary syndrome.
Gynaecologic oncology is a specialised field of medicine that focuses on cancers of the female reproductive system, including ovarian, uterine, vaginal, cervical, and vulvar cancers.
Gynecologic oncology is a specialised field of medicine which focuses on cancers of the female reproductive system, including ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, vaginal cancer, cervical cancer, and vulvar cancer.
Gynecologic oncology is a specialized field of medicine that focuses on cancers of the female reproductive system, including ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, vaginal cancer, cervical cancer, and vulvar cancer.
Which branch of medicine is concerned with the female reproductive system? 8.
The WWRC Gynecology-Oncology clinics are dedicated to managing cancers of the female reproductive system, including cancer of the uterus, cancer of the ovaries and cervical cancer.
A hysterectomy is a major operation carried out to treat conditions that affect the female reproductive system.
The female reproductive system and, therefore human fertility may be affected by exposure to environmental toxicants.

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