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Combining form for primary female reproductive organ

oophor/o

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Galact/o, lact/o are the combining forms for

milk

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Produces sperm cells

seminiferous tubules

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Fertilization should occur here

fallopian tube

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Hormone produced in the brain, promotes ovulation

LH

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Hormone produced by the placenta and is picked up on a pregnancy test.

hCG

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Primary male reproductive organs

testes

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Means without a menstrual cycle

amenorrhea

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Removal of part of the ductus deferens

vasectomy

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Singular form of male gonads

testis

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Muscular layer of the uterus

myometrium

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What is removed in a bilateral oophorectomy?

ovaries

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A condition in which the lining of the uterus is found in other places on the body.

endometriosis

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The term for when an ovum mature and ruptures from the ovary.

ovulation

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Lack of semen

aspermia

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Finger-like structures at the end of the fallopian tubes

fimbriae

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Combining form for testes

orchid/o

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First menstrual cycle

menarche

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Hidden testes

cryptorchism

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Suffix for pregnant

-gravida

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Congenital abnormality where the urethra opens under the penis

hypospadia

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Removal of both testes

bilateral orchiectomy

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-cyesis means

pregancy

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Cut in an episiotomy

vulva

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Female, woman

gynec/o

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uterus, womb

hyster/o

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Metr/o, metri/o

uterus

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Released by the pituitary gland to stimulate the development of the ovum

FSH

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Bearing, bringing forth

-parous

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Fallopian tube suffix

-salpinx

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Greek for seed

gon/o

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Scanty sperm

oligospermia