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Where in the body does fertilization occur?

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  • A Mehmet Oz, MD, Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease), answered
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    Where does fertilization occur in the female body - the ovaries, the uterus, or the fallopian tubes? In this video, Dr. Oz reveals the answer when quizzing his audience on health questions for cash.


  • ADeborah Raines, MSN, Nursing, answered on behalf of Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)

    Fertilization usually occurs in the outer third of the fallopian tube.

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