Peters, Michael
June 2004
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p780
Reference Entry
An encyclopedia entry for "vagina" is presented. The vagina, which is part of the female reproductive system, forms the muscular passage occurring between the cervix and the external genitalia. Its highly elastic muscular walls enable a female to have sexual intercourse and childbirth. The vagina is richly supplied with blood vessels.


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