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 ]

Synonyms: uterine tube ampulla ampulla of oviduct ampulla of fallopian tube ampulla tubae uterinae

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Term information

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

has related synonym

ampulla of fallopian tube
ampulla of the fallopian tube
ampulla of uterine tube

id

UBERON:0012648