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UNIT SIX
Cervix
Vagina
Anus
Vaginal orifice
Symphysis pubis
Rectum
Fornix
Rectouterine
pouch
Fimbriae
Uterine tube
Ovary
Uterus
Urinary bladder
Urethra
Clitoris
Labium minus
Labium majus
(a)
Anterior
(b)
Level of section
Coccyx
Inferior gluteal
vein and artery
Sciatic nerve
Femur
Ureter
Ischium
Femoral nerve,
artery, and vein
Gluteus maximus m.
Rectum
Levator ani m.
Uterus
Urinary bladder
Symphysis pubis
FIGURE 22.19
The paired ovaries are the primary female sex organs, and the other structures, both internal and external, are accessory sex
organs.
(
a
) Sagittal view. (
b
) Transverse section of the female pelvic cavity. (
m.
stands for muscle.)
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