Female Genitalia

The female external genitalia include mons pubis, labia majora, labia minora, hymen and clitoris. mons pubis is a cushion of fatty tissue covered by skin and pubic hair. the labia majora are fleashy folds of tissue, which extend down from mons pubis and surround the vaginal opening. The labia minora are paired folds of tissue under the labia majora. the opening of the vagina is often covered partially membrane called hymen. the clitoris is a tiny finger like structure which lies at the upper junction of the two labia minora above the urethral opening

A sett of anatomical tables, with explanations, and an abridgment, of the practice of midwifery, with a view to illustrate a Treatise on that subject, and Collection of cases.

Publication: London: 1754 (engraving from Wellcome Images)
labeled photograph (Wikimedia)


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