Flashcards in Histology: Male GU Deck (13)
Spermatozoa leave the seminiferous tubules via the ___________
From the tubuli recti to the ____________ and the ____________ which lead to the extratesticular ducts
Rete Testis and Efferent Ductules
What is the first extratesticular duct where sperm flows?
Where does sperm flow after the ductus epididymis?
Where are vasectomies performed?
At the vas deferens
__________ provide blood-testis barrier, secrete
fructose, androgen binding protein, anti-Mullerian hormone, inhibin, and activin
What layers do the seminiferous tubules consist of?
- Germinal Epithelium
- Basement Membrane
What are darkly nucleated cells in the seminiferous tubules?
What cells sit outside of the seminiferous tubules and secrete testosterone?
What is the prostate comprised of?
Branched tubuloalveolar glands embedded in a fibrous stroma
Calcified prostatic secretions that are normal
What is the erectile tissue of the penis?