Ampulla of uterine tube

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Ampulla of uterine tube
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Latin ampulla tubae uterinae
Gray's p.1257
Anatomical terminology

The ampulla is the second portion of the fallopian tube. It is an intermediate dilated portion, which curves over the ovary.

It is the most common site of mouse[citation needed] and human fertilization.

The word ampulla is from Latin for flask.

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