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A&P I Male Reproductive chp 9

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An orchiopexy procedure is performed for a male patient when he has ___________________. cryptorchism
Benign growths of cells on the prostate is called ______________________. prostatic hyperplasia
__________________ is defined as twisting of the spermatic cord. testicular torsion
What STD is characterized by chancre sores visible on the penis? syphilis
A sac of clear fluid in the scrotum is called a/an _____________________. hydrocele
___________________ is the inflammation of the genital tract mucous membranes, caused by berry-shaped bacteria. gonorrhea
A _________________ is defined as finger palpation through the anal canal and rectum to examine the prostate gland. digital rectal examination
andr/o male
balan/o glans penis
-pexy fixation, put in place
crypt/o hidden
zo/o animal life
varic/o varicose veins
test/o testis, testicles
terat/o monster
BPH benign prostatic hyperplasia
PSA Prostate-Specific Antigen
TRUS transrectal ultrasound
TURP transurethral resection of the prostate
what is the male sex cell? spermatozoon
what is the tail region of the male sex cell? flagellum
approximately how many sperm cells are released during a single ejaculation? 300 million
ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra is called ______. ejaculation
twins resulting from the fertilization of 2 seperate ova by 2 seperate sperm cells is called ______. fraternal twins
twins resulting from the fertilization of a single ova by a single sperm cell is called ____. identical twins
male gonad testis
sac which encloses the testes scrotum
floor of the pelvic cavity in the male perineum
mass of narrow, coiled tubules seminiferous tubules
where sperm cells are stored and mature after they are formed epididymis
narrow straight tube between the epididymis and the seminal vesicle vas deferens
where the vas deferens, seminal vesicles and urethra join ejaculatory duct
combination of fluid and spermatoza semen
secretes a thick fluid that as part of the semen aids the motility of the sperm, it lies where the vas deferens joins the urethra prostate gland
gland that lies below the prostate gland, also secrets fluid into the urethra cowper glands (bulbourethral)
composed of erectile tissue penis
tip of the penis glans penis
fold of skin that covers the glans penis, removed in circumcision prepuce, foreskin
undescended testicles cryptorchism, cryptorchidsm
sac of clear fluid in the scrotum hydrocele
surgical removal of hydrocele hydrocelectomy
twisting of the spermatic cord testicular torsion
enlarged, dilated veins near the testicle varicocele
bengign growth of cells within the prostate gland (BPH) prostatic hyperplasia
surgical treatment for BPH transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)
congential abnormality in which the male urethral opening is on the undersurface of the penis hypospadias, hypospadia
bacteria invades the urethra & reproductive tract of men & women chlamydial infection
inflammation of the genital tract mucous membranes, caused by infection with berry-shaped bacteria gonorrhea
infecton of the skin & mucosa of the genitals, caused by the heroes simplex virus & marked blisters herpes genitalis
chronic STD caused by a spirochete syphilis
hard ulcer or sore chancre
measures levels of prostate-specific antigen in the blood PSA test
surgical procedure to remove the prepuce of the penis circumcision
finger palpation through the anal canal and rectum to examine the prostate gland digital rectal exmaination (DRE)
excision of benign prostatic hyperplasia using a resectoscope through the urethra transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)
bilateral surgical removal of a part of the vas deferens vasectomy
an orchiopexy is performed to correct this condition cryptorchism, cryptorchidism
what procedure is performed to correct cryptorchism? orchiopexy
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