vulva

Pronunciation: (VUL-vuh)

The external female genital organs, including the clitoris, vaginal lips, and the opening to the vagina.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Caption: Anatomy of the vulva. The vulva includes the mons pubis, clitoris, urethral opening, inner and outer lips of the vagina, vaginal opening, and perineum.

Date last modified: 2013-11-05