Q.7 In which female reproductive organ does the embryo get embedded?

Answer :

Uterus is the female reproductive organ in which the embryo get embedded after fertilisation.


The uterus is a hollow muscular organ located in the female pelvis between the bladder and rectum. Functions of the uterus include nurturing the embryo into the foetus and then holding the baby till it is mature enough for birth.

The embryo gets implanted into the uterus lining through placenta and the umbilical cord to derive nourishment from blood vessels and to transfer waste materials from the foetus to the mother's body for excretion.

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