Vestibule of the vulva

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

The vestibule of the vulva (vestibule of the vagina in some texts 2) is the area between the labia minora, and posterior to the glans of the clitoris. It marks the boundary between the vagina and the vulva. The urethra, vagina and the greater vestibular glands open out into the vestibule.

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Article information

rID: 61336
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Vestibule of the vagina
  • Vulvar vestibule
  • Vulval vestibule
  • Vestibule (vulva)

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