Lower, narrow portion of the uterus where it joins with the top end of the vagina. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cervix ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
canalis cervicis uteri [ FMA : TA FMA : 17740 ]
definition
  • Lower, narrow portion of the uterus where it joins with the top end of the vagina.
external definition
  • The narrow caudal end of the uterus that opens into the vagina. [TFD][VHOG]
has exact synonym
  • cervical canal of uterus
  • caudal segment of uterus
  • uterine cervix
  • cervix uteri
  • neck of uterus
  • canalis cervicis uteri
has related synonym
  • cervical canal
  • cervix of uterus
homology notes
  • The evolution of mammals is associated with radical changes in their reproductive biology, particularly the structure and function of the female reproductive organs. These changes include the evolution of the uterus, cervix, vagina, placenta and specialized cell types associated with each of those structures.[well established][VHOG]
id
  • UBERON:0000002