What are ovaries?

Ovaries are part of the anatomy for people with vulva. There is one ovary located in each end of the uterus connected to the uterus by the fallopian tube. The ovaries are responsible for carrying the eggs and releasing them monthly (ovulation) They are also responsible for producing the hormones estrogen and progesterone. These hormones play a major role for people with vulva as they are responsible for the menstrual cycle, fertility, pregnancy and the development of the body for people with vulva.


Sources:

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/9118-female-reproductive-system

https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/ovary

https://www.news-medical.net/health/The-Ovaries.aspx

https://teachmeanatomy.info/pelvis/female-reproductive-tract/ovaries/

https://www.yourhormones.info/glands/ovaries/

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