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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Per the United States National Hospital Discharge Survey, in 2007, fewer than 5,000 vesicovaginal fistula repairs were performed out of over 2.3 million procedures involving the female urinary and genital system.
Other risk factors that might lead to miscarriages include infections in the genital system, alcohol consumption, obesity, thyroid problems, auto-immune disorders, cardiac diseases, diabetes and smoking.
elegans males lack accessory glands inside their genital system, and there is no production of a visible genital plug (Peretti & Battan-Horenstein 2003).
Histiocyte-associated neoplasms are rarely seen in the genital system. It is most commonly seen as LCH in the vulva [8].
The contents can be used in general education; for an instance, comics and movies on the genital system can be the material used for learning sexual morality.
POP is frequently asymptomatic, but sometimes it causes such symptoms as vaginal bleeding, pelvic pain, posterior or lower abdominal pain, constipation, heaviness in the genital system and urinary symptoms.
The female Genital System in Pathology of Domestic Animals.
SLE involvement of the female genital system is extremely rare.
These findings suggest that molecular events acting in a critical window of time during embryogenesis could cause a perturbation of the fine-tuning mechanisms responsible for the correct development of the female genital system. This, in turn, would consent the displacement of endometrial tissue during the earlier stages of organogenesis.