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Male hormones

Androgen

1

Undescending testicle

Cryptorchidism

2

Inflammation of the epididymis

Epididymitis

3

Sac of clear fluid in the scrotum

Hydrocele

4

Removal of the testis

Orchiectomy

5

Pertaining to the penis

Penile

6

Inflammation of the prostate gland

Prostatitis

7

Removal of the prostate

Prostatectomy

8

Scant sperm count

Oligospermia

9

Pertaining to the testis

Testicular

10

Swelling and distention of the veins of the spermatic cord

Varicocele

11

Removal of the vas deferens

Vastectomy

12

Formation of sperm

Spermatogenesis

13

Fixation of the testis

Orchiopexy

14

Malignant tumor of testicles

Carcinoma of the testes

15

Benign growth cells within the prostate gland

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

16

Malignant tumor of the prostate gland

Carcinoma of the prostate

17

Congenital abnormality in which the male urethral opening is on the undersurface of the penis instead of its tip

Hypospadias

18

Bacterial invades the urethra and reproductive tract of men and women

Chlamydia

19

Inflammation of the genital tract mucosa

Gonorrhea

20

Infection of the skin and mucosa of the genitals

Genital herpes

21

Chronic STD caused by a spirochete

Syphilis

22

Measurement of levels of prostate specific antigen in the blood

PSA test

23

Microscopic exam of ejaculated fluid

Semen analysis

24

Excision of benign prostatic hyperplasia using a resectoscope through the urethra

Transurethral resection of prostate (TURP)

25

BPH

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

26

ED

Erectile dysfunction

27

HPV

Human papillomavirus

28

HSV

Herpes simplex virus

29

PSA

Prostate specific antigen

30

STD

Sexually transmitted disease

31

STI

Sexually transmitted infection

32

TURP

Transurethral resection of the prostate

33

Makes sperm cell mobile

Flagellum

34

Essential distinctive cells of an organ

Parenchymal tissue

35

Foreskin

Prepuce

36

Narrow coiled tubules that produce sperm in testes

Seminiferous tubules

37

Procedure that removes a persons ability to reproduce

Sterilization

38

Glans penis

Balan/o

39

Hidden

Crypt/o

40

Seed

Gon/o

41

Water, fluid

Hydr/o

42

Testis

Orch/o
Orchi/o
Orchid/o

43

Penis

Pen/o

44

Semen

Semin/I

45

Pair of exocrine glands near male urethra

Bulbourethral glands

46

Tube through which semen enters the male urethra

Ejaculatory duct

47

Sensitive tip of penis

Glans penis

48

External region between the anus and scrotum in the male

Perineum