Journal article

The anatomy of the distal vagina: Towards unity

Helen E O'Connell, Norm Eizenberg, Marzia Rahman, Joan Cleeve

JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2008

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Factual presentations of sexual anatomy are required for educational purposes, for clinical and more general communication about sexual matters. To date, unambiguous, accurate and objective images with appropriate labeling to enhance specificity in communication have been lacking. AIM: The aim of this presentation is to provide a comprehensive overview of anatomy of the distal vagina. We aim to simplify the anatomy to reduce the confusion of historical descriptions. In doing so, we aim to avoid sacrificing any of the specific detail. This would aid communication between clinicians, researchers, and the nonclinician regarding this anatomy. OUTCOME MEASURES AND METHODS: This arti..

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