Name the (5) lobes of the prostate gland
- Lateral left
- Lateral right
The penis is connected to the pubic symphysis by what anatomic structure?
Suspensory ligament of the penis
Name the (3) erectile structures of the penis. Which contains the urethra?
Corpora cavernosum (2)
corpus spongiosum -> contains the penile urethra
Which division of the autonomic nervous system is responsible for erection? For ejaculation?
Name the (3) muscles that make up the levator ani
- Deep artery
- Deep dorsal vein
- Lateral superficial vein
- Superficial dorsal vein
Name the layers of the spermatic cord from deep to superficial
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- Artery to the ductus
- Ductus deferens
- Testicular a.
- Cremasteric m., a.
- Pampiniform plexus
- Genital branch of the genitofemoral n.
Descrebe the venous drainage of the testes
- Left testicular vein -> left renal vein
- Right testicular vein -> IVC
Name the space immediately anterior to the uterus.
Name the space immediately posterior to the uterus
Which ligament of the uterus is analagous to the male spermatic cord? Decribe its course.
Round ligament of the uterus
Courses from the fundus of the uterus, through the inguinal canal, and invests in the labia majora
What is the isthmus of the uterine tube? Why is it anatomically significant?
The isthmus is the narrowest portion of the uterine tube. It is the most common site of ectopic pregnancy.
Name the ligrament responsible for anchoring the cervix
Cardinal (transverse cevical) ligament
During digital rectal examination of the female, what structure is easily palpated through the anterior wall of the rectum?
What about the male?
Prostate (posterior lobe)