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1. Name 4 different pairs of ligaments that support the uterus and hold it in place.


2. What is homologous to the labia majora in the male reproductive system?


3. What are the different types of follicles in follicular development (5)?


4. What disorder is characterized by inflammation in pelvic cavity, tubes, ovaries, etc.?


5. Describe the route of sperm from Seminiferous tubules to urethra.


6. What is the role of the interstitial cells surrounding the Seminiferous tubules?


7. What is the name of the innermost wall of the uterus and the 2 layers that form this wall?


8. Describe the histology of the mammary glands.


9. What are the 3 phases of the uterine cycle?


10. What is the composition of Prostatic secretion?


11. What are the Accessory glands of the male reproductive system and their functions?


12. What are the 3 parts of Sperm and their functions?



1. broad, round, uterosacral and transverse cervical

2. scrotum

3. The Primary follicle, secondary follicle, mature (Graafian) follicle, Corpus Luteum, and Corpus Alibicans.

4. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

5. Semininferous tubulestubuli rectirete testesefferent ductsepididymisvas deferensejaculary ducturethra

6. These cells are stimulated by Lutenizing hormones to produce androgen hormones, such as testosterone.

7.  Endometrium. The 2 layers are the basal layer (stratum basalis) and the functional (stratum functionalis)

8.  Modified sweat glands are located under adipose tissue which is covered by the pectoralis major and serratus anterior skeletal muscles.

9. Menstrual, Proliferative and Secretory phases.

10. mucin, citric acid, seminal plasmin, and Prostatic specific antigen.

11. Seminal vesicles, prostate and Bulbourethral glands. Their secretions nourish the sperm and neutralize the acidity of the vagina.

12. The head – Acrosomal cap (enzymes) and nucleus (chromosomes), the Middle piece – contains mitochondria for ATP, and the Tail or flagellum – for motion