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1

Name the organs involved in the structure of the male reproductive system

- Scrotum
- Testes
- Penis

2

Name the different duct that are in the male reproductive duct system

- Epididymis
- Vas (ductus) deferens
- Ejaculatory duct
- Urthera

3

Where can sperm be stored?

Epididymis

4

What is the function of the vas deferens

storage and transport organ

5

The urethra carries both...

urine and semen

6

The accessory glands are..

-Seminal gland
-Prostate gland
- Bulbourethral

7

What are the hormonal changes in male puberty

- hypothalamus releases GnRH
- FSH produced in sperm
- LH released in testosterone

8

At what age do males start undergoing puberty?

9-15 years
usually one year after females

9

What glands produce semen?

prostate glands, and the bulbourethral glands, produce most of the seminal fluid.

10

Describe the effects of ageing on the male reproductive system

Decreased in testosterone levels
testicular tissue mass decreases

11

How much % of sperm is in each ejaculation of semen

only 10% of sperm makes up semen