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Flashcards in Male Reproduction Deck (10):
1

What is semen?

Semen is a mix of sperm and fluid

2

What is the penis?

The penis is a tube shaped organ that is used in sexual reproduction and to urinate

3

What is sperm?

Sperm is the male reproductive cell found in semen

4

What are the testes?

The testes are the male sex glands that produce sperm and testosterone

5

What are the vas deferens?

They are the tubes connecting the epididymis with the urethra

6

What is the male sex hormone?

Testosterone

7

What is the epididymis?

It is located on the testes and holds sperm until it travels through the vas deferens

8

What does the seminal vesicles do?

They add energy to the sperm

9

What does the prostate gland do?

It provides semen with base to combat the acidic nature of the vagina.

10

What does cowper's gland do?

It lubricates and filters the urethra