Fossa of vestibule of vagina

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fossa of vestibule of vagina
Gray1229.png
External genital organs of female. The labia minora have been drawn apart.
Details
Identifiers
Latin Fossa vestibuli vaginae,
fossa navicularis vestibuli vaginae
Anatomical terminology
[edit on Wikidata]

The fossa of vestibule of vagina (or fossa navicularis) is a boat-shaped depression between the vagina/hymen and the frenulum labiorum pudendi. The small openings of the Bartholin's ducts can be seen in the grooves between the hymen and the labia minora, on either side.

Additional Images

See also

References

This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 1323 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)


Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Fossa_of_vestibule_of_vagina&oldid=835125816"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fossa_of_vestibule_of_vagina
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Fossa of vestibule of vagina"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA