The walk-in uterus model
The cervix is the connection between the lower part of the uterus and the vagina. There may be a cancer, the so-called cervical cancer occur. Precondition for the development of cervical cancer is infection and long-term infection with certain cancer-causing human papillomavirus (HPV). Currently you can be vaccinated against two dangerous types of HP viruses, and thereby reduce the risk of cervical cancer significantly. Each year, about 500,000 women worldwide from cervical cancer. 350,000 die from it.
It happens that the mucous settles at other locations in the body. If this is the case, one speaks of endometriosis.
Cervical cancer is the most common malignancy of the female reproductive organs and the fourth most common cancer. In Germany there are about 10,000 new cases per year. The uterine cancer starts from the lining of the uterus body (corpus uteri).
Inflammation of the uterus can concern either the entire uterus or only individual parts. They divided therefore in inflammation of the cervix (cervicitis), the endometrium, the uterine muscle layer (myometritis), the outer uterine layer (perimetritis), the entire uterus (metritis) and the ligaments that hold the Uterus.
Fibroids are growths in the muscle layer of the uterus (myometrium) occur. They are the most common benign tumors of the female genital tract and can develop at any woman - in Europe every fourth to sixth woman of childbearing age is concerned. Although benign tumors are not dangerous, but can affect the quality of life significantly.
Size of the model
Weight: 500 kg
Height: 2,05 m
Width: 6,90 m
Length: 5,20 m
Minimum door width: 1,40 m
Minimum door height: 2,07 m