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Introduction: Vagina

Description of Vagina

Vagina: The muscular canal extending from the uterus to the exterior of the body. Also called the birth canal.
Source: National Institute of Health

Vagina: the lower part of the female reproductive tract; a moist canal in female mammals extending from the labia minora to the uterus; "the vagina receives the penis during coitus"; "the vagina is elastic enough to allow the passage of a fetus".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Vagina: genital canal in the female, extending from the uterus to the vulva.
Source: CRISP

Vagina: The genital canal in the female, extending from the uterus to the vulva. (Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Vagina: The genital canal in the female, extending from the UTERUS to the VULVA. (Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Vagina as an Organ

Vagina (organ): Female sexual and childbirth canal...more »

Vagina (organ): See Vagina (organ information).

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Terms associated with Vagina:

Terms Similar to Vagina:

  • vaginal abnormality
  • vaginal desquamate effect
  • vaginal injury

Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Vagina:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Vagina

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Vagina

The following list attempts to classify Vagina into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • canal,channel,duct,epithelial duct
  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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