What makes sperm via meiosis?
The testes are responsible for producing what?
Collects mature sperm which is eventually propelled through the vas deferens?
Sperm travel through this tube, joins with urethra?
The tube is cut to prevent sperm leaving to fertilize an egg?
This is where the eggs are produced through cell division?
Each ovary takes turns releasing eggs every month, _______ occur if two eggs are released?
What do ovaries secrete?
Estrogen and progesterone
What is estrogen responsible for?
The appearance of secondary sex characteristics of females
What regulates menstruation?
The uterus consists of what?
Body and Cervix
What is the environment for accepting a fertilized egg?
If no fertilized egg reaches the uterus, the lining is shed monthly in a process knowns as what?
The fertilized egg implants where?
An egg is usually a few days old before it implants in the uterus. At this point it has already divided several times and is called what?
What is the first cell after fertilization called?
Chromosomes from each parent to get a total of what?
At what week is the embryo called a fetus?
Morning sickness is mostly likely caused by what?
What trimester does morning sickness occur a lot?
Sound waves are used to get an image of the baby, what is this called?
Test for fetal abnormalities such as down syndrome?
Amniocentesis and Chorionic Villi Sampling
Contractions are used for what?
Predict progression of labor
Contractions can also be called what?
What of the cervix allows for baby to pass through, and it's also a good clue for how close baby is?
What can be used to manage pain of labor?
Placenta is not attached to the top of the uterus, partially or fully blocks the cervix?
What is the solution to placenta previa?
Baby is rear or feet first?
What is the solution for a breech baby?
Doctors will try to get baby to turn, but if that doesn't work then a c-section
Fertilized egg attaches to some place other than the uterus?
Involves the removal of an egg and fertilization is in a petri dish, then transferring one or more fertilized eggs back into the uterus?
In vitro fertilization, also called test tube babies