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kidney

regulates ecf variables

2

hilum

vessels, nerves, ureter enter and exit here

3

minor calyx

urine passageway

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major calyx

urine passageway

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renal pelvis

urine passageway

6

ureter

urine passageway

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urinary bladder

temporary storage site for urine and urine passageway

8

adrenal glands

secrete hormones

9

ovaries

secrete estrogens and progesterone
produces oocytes

10

uterine tubes

- passageway for oocytes and sperm
- where fertilization usually occurs

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infundibula

oocyte passageway

12

fimbriae

move oocytes into infundibula

13

uterus

where a new individual developes
passageway for menstrual fluid, sperm, and fetus

14

vagina

passageway for menstrual fluid and fetus

15

labia majora

homologus to scrotum
-protect structures they enclose

16

clitoris

homologus to penis

17

vaginal orifice

passageway for menstrual fluid and fetus

18

urethra

urine passageway

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external urethral orifice

urine passageway

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seminal glands

secretes a component of sperm

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prostate gland

secretes a component of sperm

22

bulbourethral glands

secrete a mucus like substance that provides lubrication during intercourse

23

scrotum

regulates temperature of the testes
-part of external genitalia

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testes

secrete testosterone
produce sperm

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epididymes

sperm passageway and site of sperm maturation and storage

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ducti deferentia

sperm passageway

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urethra in men

urine and semen passageway

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external urethral orifice in men

urine and semen passageway

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penis

male organ of copulation

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glans penis

tip of penis

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prepus

removed during circumcision

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