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glands that secrete lubricating mucous in the vagina; also called vestibular glands
a procedure using an open approach in which the fallopian tubes are identified and then occluded at vascular points
a procedure performed on the cervix in which a cold knife is used to surgically cut a cone-shaped portion of tissue for examination
the area of structures that begin at the fundus of the uterine cavity and move down to encompass the cervical canal or the external os
bilateral tubes that open on one end in the uterus and then open at the other end into the peritoneal cavity
the use of an electric current to destroy living tissue, usually used to control bleeding
in vitro fertilization
A process in which a mature egg is exposed to sperm in a laboratory setting. The ova are then implated in the uterus.
a procedure in which sutures are laced through a Pereyra ligature carrier and the urethrovesical junction is raised up
the diamond-shaped area of skin between the upper area of the vaginal orifice and the anus; its purpose is to support the pelvic structures
an inclusive term used to describe the external genitalia of the female body; also referred to as the vulva
fibromuscular structure that connects with the external genitalia and ascends in a tubelike structure to the cervix uteri
glands that secrete lubricating mucus in the vagina; also called Bartholin's glands
an inclusive term used to describe the external genitalia of the female body; also referred to as pudendum
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