logging in or signing up the female reproductive system 121jacobsonrh Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 171 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: September 26, 2011 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript The Female Reproductive System: The Female Reproductive System By: Rachael JacobsonThis system Consists of:: This system Consists of: the fallopian tube Ovum (egg) ovary uterus cervix vagina tutorvista.comMain Functions: : Main Functions: To reproduce off-spring Produces ova necessary for reproducing Transports ova to sight during ovulation for fertilization using the fallopian tubes Houses fetus post fertilization until birth of infantOrgan: Ovary : Organ: Ovary 2 ovary’s rest on either sides of the uterus Within the ovary are follicles/egg cell Each ovary contains about 400,000 eggs at conception (although by the time a female begins puberty many of these eggs will have died off before being released during ovulation.) manufacture the female hormones estrogen and progesterone which is signals the onset of the menstrual cycle. http://www.womenshealth.gov/pregnancy/before-you-get-pregnant/menstrual-cycle.cfmCell: Ova: Cell: Ova The microscopic egg cell released from one of the ovaries(approximately Every 28 days) Luteinizing hormone-The hormone responsible for releasing an egg each month When sperm encounter the ova within the fallopian tubes, they attempt to break that outer wall of the egg using hydrolitic enzymes forcing the egg to stop any other sperm from entering When fertilization occurs, ovulation of the ova every 28 days STOPS misslorisbiohome.comTissues Within the Uterus: Tissues Within the Uterus The uterus is composed of three coats: an external or serous, a middle or muscular, and an internal or mucous. The Serous covers a majority of the external section of the uterus The Muscular consists of multiple bundles of unstriped muscular fibers The Mucous membrane has two locations within the female reproductive system– it is located in both the Uterus as well as the cervix.If a sperm does not come in contact with an ova, the ova will be released from the body (menstruation) along with the nutrients that uterus has been storing in preparation for a fetus.: If a sperm does not come in contact with an ova, the ova will be released from the body (menstruation) along with the nutrients that uterus has been storing in preparation for a fetus.The end!: The end!Bibliography: Bibliography "Female Reproductive System: Organs, Function, and More." WebMD - Better Information. Better Health. Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <http://www.webmd.com/sex-relationships/guide/your-guide-female-reproductive-system>. "Reproductive System." Nature's Best: The Human Body . Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <http://library.thinkquest.org/2935/Natures_Best/Nat_Best_High_Level / Title_Net_Page /Title_page_h.html>. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.