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(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to, or discovered by, Fallopius; as, the fallopian tubes or oviducts, the ducts or canals which conduct the ova from the ovaries to the uterus.

Origin: From Fallopius, or Fallopio, a physician of Modena, who died in 1562.

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Delayed Implantation

... is fertilized right away, but isn't implanted into the uterine wall until the time is right... but where is it located in between? Is it in the fallopian tube? Is it in the uterus but not "implanted" yet? Does anybody actually know?

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by nwoodworth
Thu Oct 23, 2014 8:39 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Delayed Implantation
Replies: 1
Views: 548

Mammalian Gametes

... fertilization and starts the whole cascade of development. The egg cell is composed of many layers in order to protect it in its journey thru the fallopian tubes. That is all I can remember off the top of my head. Try wikipedia for mammalian sperm and egg. Under the anatomy heading will give you ...

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by kolean
Wed Sep 02, 2009 10:41 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Mammalian Gametes
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Views: 9710

First ever video footage of ovulation

... patient monitored for temperature and hormones to predict when she is about ovulate and when to begin filming, here you can see the ovary end of fallopian tubule covered by finger like projection called fimbria, A mucous plug containing the egg breaks away from the ovary, the fingers move in ...

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by loyolite11
Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:21 am
Forum: Biology Movies
Topic: First ever video footage of ovulation
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Views: 5100

reproductive systems question.

And of the female reproductive tract to go from vagina to the fallopian tubes.

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by canalon
Mon Dec 10, 2007 6:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: reproductive systems question.
Replies: 2
Views: 2119

Human Reproduction Questions - help please

I do have some questions on reproduction and I can't get the answers from the net. can anyone please help 1) the epithelial lining of the Fallopian tube consists of numerous folds, explain why such folds are present. 2) what layer of the uterus receives the blastocyst? 3) what is the role of ...

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by matthew77ask
Mon Feb 19, 2007 2:33 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Reproduction Questions - help please
Replies: 1
Views: 1601
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