The Uterus

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The uterus is approximately the shape and size of a pear, and it sits in the pelvic cavity. Also commonly known as the womb, It is a hollow muscular organ of the female reproductive system.

Main functions

It is the uterus that is responsible for the protection and development of the embryo and fetus during pregnancy.


Witch Organ System

The uterus is a part of the female reproductive system that ensures humans are able to reproduce and survive.

How does it keep you healthy?

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What Diseases/Disorders effect it?

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Can you live without it?

Yes, you can live without a uterus the procedure to have it taken out is called a hysterectomy, and you may need to have it taken out for many reasons. Without your uterus you wont shed menstrual blood, or be able to become pregnant. You can still survive perfectly fine without the ability to menstruate or become pregnant.