Flashcards in Male vs. Female Reproductive Systems Deck (17):
External portion of the reproductive system
--> two triangles divided by imaginary line between ischial tuberosities
from pubic symphysis --> ischial tuberosities
bound by ischial tuberosities and coccyx
What are primary sex organs?
What are the products of sex organs?
What are the male external genitalia?
penis + scrotum
What are the female external genitalia?
vulva (mons pubis, labia, clitoris, structures associated with vestibule)
function as endocrine glands to produce hormons
-they develop/maintain sex organs and influence sexual function
structures that are developed from same embryological structures
Homologues: Labia Majora (female)
Homologues: Labia Minora (female)
Scrotal Midline (male)
Homologues: Glans Clitoris (female)
Glans Penis (male)
Homologues: Bulb of Vestibule (female)
Corpus Spongiosum (male)
Homologues: Corpora Caverosa (female)
Corpora Cavernosa (male)