- Cavity of the body of the uterus
Name = PAGENAME
Latin = cavum uteri
GraySubject = 268
GrayPage = 1260
Caption = Posterior half of
uterusand upper part of vagina.
DorlandsPre = c_16
DorlandsSuf = 12220654
The Cavity of the Body in the
uterusis a mere slit, flattened antero-posteriorly.
It is triangular in shape, the base being formed by the internal surface of the
fundusbetween the orifices of the uterine tubes, the apex by the internal orifice of the uterusthrough which the cavity of the body communicates with the canal of the cervix.
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