Our present knowledge of uterine structure and function has been achieved, slowly and laboriously, over the course of many centuries. Only bit by bit have facts emerged through the obscuring mists of superstition, tradition, and speculation.


Reproductive Tract Sixteenth Century National Library Female Genital Tract Menstrual Blood 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth M. Ramsey
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  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Virginia School of MedicineCharlottesvilleUSA

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