Ampulla of uterine tube

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Ampulla of uterine tube
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Identifiers
Latin ampulla tubae uterinae
Dorlands
/Elsevier
a_32/12127985
TA A09.1.02.006
FMA 18305
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 human fertilization.

The word ampulla is from Latin for flask.

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