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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Term information

latin term
ampulla tubae uterinae [ FMA:18305 FMA:TA ]

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

uterine tube ampulla

ampulla of oviduct

ampulla of fallopian tube

ampulla tubae uterinae

has related synonym

ampulla of fallopian tube

ampulla of the fallopian tube

ampulla of uterine tube

id

UBERON:0012648