Flashcards in Reproductive System Deck (30)
What does theriogenology mean?
What are the reproductive organs are called?
(common name and medical term)
What is the area between the anus and genitals called?
The placenta is commonly referred to as what?
What is the period of development of the fetus in the uterus from conception to parturition called?
What is the act of giving birth called?
What is the inner layer of the uterus called?
What is another word for copulation?
What is pseudocyesis?
What is hermaphroditism?
Condition of an individual having both ovarian and testicular tissue
What is pyometra?
Pus in the uterus
What is the innermost membrane enveloping the embryo in the uterus called?
What is the attachment and embedding of a zygote in a uterus called?
What is the female gamete (egg) called?
What is the estrous cycle?
Heat cycle in females
What is the mammary gland called in large animals?
What is the female organ of mammals that developes during pregnancy and joins the mother and offspring for exchange of nutrients, oxygen, and waste products known as?
Substances that produce change or that create genetic abnormalities are called what?
What is an ampulla?
Enlarged part of a tube or canal
What is the term used for surgical incision of the perineum and vagina to facilitate delivery of the fetus and to prevent damage to maternal structures?
What is another medical term for spay?
What is the medical term for termination of pregnancy?
What is sterility?
Inability to reproduce
What is dystocia?
What is vivaparous?
Bearing Live Young
What is oviparous?
What is the inner most layer of the placenta called?
What is the outer most layer of the placenta called?
What is the thick fluid that contains nutrients and antibodies needed by the neonate called?