MOD F UNIT 2 THEORY

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MOD F UNIT 2 THEORY
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  1. The Bulbourethral gland is also known as what?
    Cowper's Gland
  2. Prostate cancer strikes 1 in 7 men over what age?
    55
  3. If the spermatozoan in the male carries the xy chromosome, will the embryo have male or femal characteristics?
    Male
  4. If the zoon (spermatozoan) carries the XX chromosomes will the embryo have male or female characteristics?
    Female
  5. What is the female sex hormone that is secreted by folicles
    Progesterone
  6. True or False:
    Due to the efforts made from those working on the Human Genome Project, more than 7400 genes have now been identified.
    True
  7. What is bulging of the posterior vaginal wall and rectom into the vagina called?
    Rectocele
  8. What is abdominal pain that occurs midway between the menstrual periods at ovulation?
    Mittelschmerz
  9. What are growths, usually benign, that are attached by a slender stem to the membrane?
    Polyps
  10. What disease causes unusual bleeding and uterine enlagement?
    Uterine CA
  11. What condition causes inflammation of the vaginal mucosa, usually due to allergic reaction or pH imbalance?
    Vaginitis
  12. What is a fluid filled sac on an ovary, that can occasionally rupture?
    Ovarian cyst
  13. May appear in older women due to poor muscularature from againg, and effects of child- bearing?
    cystocele
  14. What are smooth, benign tumors formed of muscle cells?
    Fibroids
  15. What procedure is used to biopsy suspicious areas and remove polyps and fibroids in the uterus?
    Hysteroscopy
  16. True or False, The primary sex organ is the vagina?
    False
  17. What is the area between the vagina and anus in the female called?
    Perineum
  18. What may be done to eleminate tearing of the perineum during delivery?
    Episiotomy
  19. True or False, Menstruation begins at menopause?
    False
  20. Menstruation begins when?
    Ends when?
    • Begins at Menarche
    • Ends at menopause
  21. True or False: Postnatal developement begins at birth and continues to maturity?
    True
  22. What phase is the matured ovum released?
    Phase II
  23. What phase are estogen and progesterone levels low and FSH begins to rise to start the next cycle?
    Phase IV
  24. What is the most effective method of contraception?
    Depo Provera
  25. What kind of twins are they if there is 1 ovum and 1 sperm with early cell division forming 2 independent groups of cells?
    Maternal (identical)
  26. Meaning never been pregnant?
    Nulligravidia
  27. At what week is the embryo called a fetus and the heartbeat detectable?
    After the 8th wk
  28. At what week can the sex be determined, and how big is the fetus?
    • By week 12
    • 4" long
    • weighs about 1 oz
  29. What score on the APGAR test would indicate close observation and some intervention such as suctioning?
    4 to 6

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