The fallopian tubes are also known as oviducts or uterine tubes. They are important parts of the female reproductive system. Fertilization normally happens in the fallopian tubes.
Medically reviewed by Healthline’s Medical Network on March 25, 2015. The uterine tube (fallopian tube) carries an egg from the ovary to the uterus.
Some women experience medical problems that interfere with the function of the fallopian tubes and other parts of the reproductive system. The tubes may be damaged because of a pelvic infection, uterine fibroids, or an ectopic pregnancy that occurs in a fallopian tube instead of in the uterus.Function Of The Fallopian Tubes Image Diagram - Chart - diagrams and charts with labels. This diagram depicts Function Of The Fallopian Tubes Image