Vulva

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The vulva (plural vulvas or vulvae; derived from Latin for wrapper or covering) consists of the external female sex organs.wikipedia
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Vulval vestibule

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
The vulval vestibule (or vulvar vestibule or vestibule of vagina) is a part of the vulva between the labia minora into which the urinary meatus (urethral opening) and the vaginal opening open.

Labia minora

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
The labia minora (Latin for smaller lips, singular: labium minus "smaller lip"), also known as the inner labia, inner lips, vaginal lips or nymphae, are two flaps of skin on either side of the human vaginal opening in the vulva, situated between the labia majora (Latin for larger lips; also called outer labia, or outer lips).

Perineum

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Other features of the vulva include the pudendal cleft, sebaceous glands, the urogenital triangle (anterior part of the perineum), and pubic hair.
The perineum is the space between the anus and scrotum in the male and between the anus and the vulva in the female.

Labia

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The vulva includes the entrance to the vagina, which leads to the uterus, and provides a double layer of protection for this by the folds of the outer and inner labia.
The labia are part of the female genitalia; they are the major externally visible portions of the vulva.

Pubic hair

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Other features of the vulva include the pudendal cleft, sebaceous glands, the urogenital triangle (anterior part of the perineum), and pubic hair.
Pubic hair is found on the scrotum in the male and on the vulva in the female.

Labia majora

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
Together with the labia minora they form the labia of the vulva.

Sexual arousal

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Blood and nerve supply to the vulva contribute to the stages of sexual arousal that are helpful in the reproduction process.
Male arousal will lead to an erection, and in female arousal the body's response is engorged sexual tissues such as nipples, vulva, clitoris, vaginal walls and vaginal lubrication.

Vagina

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The vulva includes the entrance to the vagina, which leads to the uterus, and provides a double layer of protection for this by the folds of the outer and inner labia. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
In humans, it extends from the vulva to the cervix.

Mons pubis

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
For females, the mons pubis forms the anterior portion of the vulva.

Sex organ

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The vulva (plural vulvas or vulvae; derived from Latin for wrapper or covering) consists of the external female sex organs.
The Latin term genitalia, sometimes anglicized as genitals, is used to describe the externally visible sex organs: in male mammals, the penis and scrotum; and in female mammals, the vulva and its organs.

Skene's gland

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
The Skene's glands are located in the general area of the vulva, on the anterior wall of the vagina around the lower end of the urethra.

Hymen

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The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
It forms part of the vulva, or external genitalia, and is similar in structure to the vagina.

Menopause

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Following the development of the vulva, changes take place at birth, childhood, puberty, menopause and post-menopause.

Bartholin's gland

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
The ducts are paired and they open on the surface of the vulva.

Jamie McCartney

This variation has also been evidenced in a large display of 400 vulval casts called the Great Wall of Vagina created by Jamie McCartney to fill the lack of information of what a normal vulva looks like.
The Great Wall of Vagina comprises 400 plaster casts of women’s genitals arranged in ten panels; the polyptych spans nine meters in length.

Sexual intercourse

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Mons pubis is Latin for "pubic mound" and is present in both sexes to act as a cushion during sexual intercourse, and is more pronounced in the female.
Fingering (or digital penetration or digital intercourse) involves the manual manipulation of the clitoris, rest of the vulva, vagina or anus for the purpose of sexual arousal and sexual stimulation; it may constitute the entire sexual encounter or it may be part of mutual masturbation, foreplay or other sexual activities.

Penis

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The clitoris is the homologue of the penis, and the clitoral hood is the female equivalent of the male foreskin, and may be partially or completely hidden within the pudendal cleft.
The camelmen often aid the male to enter his penis into the female's vulva, though the male is considered able to do it on his own.

Frenulum of labia minora

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They meet posteriorly at the frenulum of the labia minora, a fold of restrictive tissue.
The fourchette may be torn during delivery due to the sudden stretching of the vulval orifice, or during copulation.

Clitoris

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The vulva includes the mons pubis (or mons veneris), labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibular bulbs, vulval vestibule, urinary meatus, the vaginal opening, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands. The main structures of the vulva are: the mons pubis, the labia majora and labia minora, the external parts of the clitoris – the clitoral hood and the glans, the urinary meatus, the vaginal opening and hymen, and Bartholin's and Skene's vestibular glands.
Studies suggest that knowledge of its existence and anatomy is scant in comparison with that of other sexual organs, and that more education about it could help alleviate social stigmas associated with the female body and female sexual pleasure; for example, that the clitoris and vulva in general are visually unappealing, that female masturbation is taboo, or that men should be expected to master and control women's orgasms.

Orgasm

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Their contractions play a role in the vaginal contractions of orgasm by causing the vestibular bulbs to contract.
In 1973, Irving Singer theorized that there are three types of female orgasms; he categorized these as vulval, uterine, and blended, but because he was a philosopher, "these categories were generated from descriptions of orgasm in literature rather than laboratory studies".

Virginity

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The hymen will usually rupture during the first episode of vigorous sex, and the blood produced by this rupture has been seen to signify virginity.
The hymen is a thin film of membrane situated just inside the vulva which can partially occlude the entrance to the vaginal canal.

Puberty

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Following the development of the vulva, changes take place at birth, childhood, puberty, menopause and post-menopause.
In girls, estradiol (the primary female sex hormone) causes thickening of lips and oral mucosa as well as further development of the vulva.

Vaginitis

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Inflammation as vaginitis, and vulvovaginitis can result from this causing irritation and pain.
Vaginitis, also known as vulvovaginitis, is inflammation of the vagina and vulva.

Vulvar cancer

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Other disorders include a number of infections and cancers.
Vulvar cancer is a cancer of the vulva, the outer portion of the female genitals.

Internal pudendal veins

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The internal pudendal veins give drainage.
They begin in the deep veins of the vulva and of the penis, issuing from the bulb of the vestibule and the bulb of the penis, respectively.