Flashcards in Reproductive System - Male Deck (11)
Name the organs involved in the structure of the male reproductive system
Name the different duct that are in the male reproductive duct system
- Vas (ductus) deferens
- Ejaculatory duct
Where can sperm be stored?
What is the function of the vas deferens
storage and transport organ
The urethra carries both...
urine and semen
The accessory glands are..
What are the hormonal changes in male puberty
- hypothalamus releases GnRH
- FSH produced in sperm
- LH released in testosterone
At what age do males start undergoing puberty?
usually one year after females
What glands produce semen?
prostate glands, and the bulbourethral glands, produce most of the seminal fluid.
Describe the effects of ageing on the male reproductive system
Decreased in testosterone levels
testicular tissue mass decreases