• fallopian tubes

    A pair of tubes that carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus.

  • bladder

    The organ that collects and stores the urine produced by the kidney. The bladder is emptied through the urethra.

  • clitoris

    A female sex organ, both external and internal, that is found inside the folds of the labia and extends into the pelvis. Its sole function is sexual arousal.

  • urethra

    The tube from which you urinate. The urethra empties the bladder and carries urine to the urethral opening. In males, the urethra runs through the penis and also carries ejaculate and pre-ejaculate. In females, the opening is above the vaginal opening and below the external clitoris.

  • labia

    On the vulva, both inner (labia minora) and outer (labia majora) sets of skin with sensory nerve endings that surround the vaginal opening.

  • anus

    The small external opening to the rectum, located between the buttocks from which solid waste (feces) leaves the body. 

  • vagina

    The female internal passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus. The vagina has three functions: to allow menstrual flow to leave the body, to allow sexual penetration to occur and to allow a fetus to pass through during vaginal delivery.

  • cervix

    The narrow, lower part of the uterus, with a narrow opening that connects the uterus to the vagina.

  • uterus

    In females, the internal, muscular reproductive organ in the pelvis. During pregnancy, this is where a fetus will develop. Also called the “womb.”

  • ovaries

    The two reproductive organs that store eggs in a female’s body. Ovaries also produce hormones, including estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. The singular is ovary.

  • fallopian tubes

    A pair of tubes that carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus.

  • vagina

    The female internal passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus. The vagina has three functions: to allow menstrual flow to leave the body, to allow sexual penetration to occur and to allow a fetus to pass through during vaginal delivery.

  • cervix

    The narrow, lower part of the uterus, with a narrow opening that connects the uterus to the vagina.

  • uterus

    In females, the internal, muscular reproductive organ in the pelvis. During pregnancy, this is where a fetus will develop. Also called the “womb.”

  • ovaries

    The two reproductive organs that store eggs in a female’s body. Ovaries also produce hormones, including estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. The singular is ovary.