The ampulla is the second portion of the uterine 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 the Latin for flask. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ampulla_of_uterine_tube ]

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human_reference_atlas

latin term
ampulla tubae uterinae [ FMA : TA FMA : 18305 ]
definition
  • The ampulla is the second portion of the uterine 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 the Latin for flask.
has exact synonym
  • ampulla of fallopian tube
  • ampulla tubae uterinae
  • ampulla of oviduct
  • uterine tube ampulla
has related synonym
  • ampulla of fallopian tube
  • ampulla of the fallopian tube
  • ampulla of uterine tube
id
  • UBERON:0012648
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606