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A&P: Exam 4 Questions
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Which layer in the uterus changes thickness during the uterine cycle?
What is the most effective method of birth control?
A permanent method of birth control for women is called a tubal ligation which will prevent:
Sperm from reaching the egg
Which of the following is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by bacteria?
Which of the following is NOT a part of the female external genitalia?
What event occurs during the follicular phase of the ovarian cycle?
Granulosa and thecal cells secrete estrogen
Which of the following is an accessory organ of the male reproductive system?
Which method of birth control acts as a barrier, preventing sperm from entering the female reproductive tract?
Which order indicates the movement of sperm within the female reproductive tract?
Vagina, cervix, uterus, uterine tubes
Which of the following STI can NOT be treated with antibiotics?
What is the role of the uterus in the female reproductive system?
Implantation and support of a zygote
Spermatogenesis occurs in the
Which structure in the male reproductive duct system transports sperm out of the body?
A high level (a peak) of estrogen is important in the ovarian cycle to trigger which event?
Which event occurs during the fetal period?
The syncytiotrophoblast is important for the process of:
Fertilization occurs in the
Which of the following is not assessed in a newborn's Apgar score?
Size of the skull
Which vascular shunt connect the pulmonary trunk to the aorta causing blood in the fetal circulation to bypass the lungs?
Which maternal (mother) hormone stimulates uterine contractions?
Which extraembrynoic membrane becomes part of the placenta?
What is the role of the hormone human placental lactogen secreted by the placenta?
Which extraembrynoic membrane becomes the vessels of the umbilical cored?
Teratogens are most harmful for a developing baby, during which developmental process?
What is the final stage of Parturition?
Which hormone secreted by the placenta is important for maintaining a thick, healthy uterine lining?
How can STI's such as Gonorrhea cause infertility later in life?
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) leads to scarring in the uterine tubes preventing fertilization, sperm transport, or zygote transport
When practicing the rhythm method it important to understand the ovarian cycle and specific phases of the ovarian cycle, which phase is the most important to understand when practicing this type of birth control method and why?
You need to know when you ovulate, this method is avoiding intercourse when an egg is available (has been ovulated)
The hormone estrogen is extremely important for both the ovarian and uterine cycles. You must label your answer a,b,c,d for full credit
a. What organ secretes estrogen?
b. What specific cells secrete estrogen?
c. What is the role of estrogen in the ovarian cycle?
d. What is the role of estrogen in the uterine cycle?
b. Granulosa and thecal cells
c. Development of the follicle and ovulation
d. Proliferative phase (thickening of the stratum functionalis)
How can genetic disorders be passed on from parents to offspring?
DNA in sperm and egg of the parents combine to form a zygote any abnormalities (disorders of the parents DNA will be inherited by the offspring.
How does breastmilk provide immune protection for a newborn (making it very important to breastfeed if possible)?
There are antibodies (IGA) and immune proteins in breastmilk that protect the baby from infections
The placenta is important for the development and growth of a fetus.
a. What is the role of the placenta?
b. What is the role of the placental barrier?
c. How is the fetus connected to the placenta?
a.To exchange Oxygen, nutrients, wastes between mother and baby.
b. To prevent maternal and fetal blood from mixing
c. Umbilical cord
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