5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- prostatic urethra
- benefits of radiation
- radiation seed implants
- ejaculatory duct
- a passes through the prostate gland
- b small portion of the urethra that passes through the center of the prostate gland and empties into the penile urethra.
- c small pellets of radioactive material the size of rice grains inserted into the prostate
-twice the dose of radiation treatments
- d small tube that connects the vas deferens to the prostatic urethra
- e less recovery time needed
less likely to impair sexual function
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- fructose. fructose is important to the semen because sperm cells will need to make large quantities of ATP for energy to help them swim
- accelerating cell growth in the body.
eliminating testosterones production ban slow or stop tumor growth in the prostate
- removal of portion of prostate
- biopsy gun inserted through anus
needles injected into prostate from rectum
6-18 samples taken
attempting to detecting in stage A
analysis of cancer spread and cell type
- why does a vasectomy result in sterility
5 True/False Questions
PSA test- prostate specific antigen → if the cells leave the prostate area and spread throughout the body- this is when it becomes deadly
testes → site of gamete (sperm) formation and testosterone production. contains many coiled tubes (seminiferous tubules). located in the scrotum which suspends the testes outside the body cavity where they are kept cooler than normal body temperature (essential for proper sperm cell development)
prostate gland → small portion of the urethra that passes through the center of the prostate gland and empties into the penile urethra.
hormone therapy side effects → can impair sexual function
does not eliminate tumor cells, only slows their growth
radiation side effects → high doses of radiation are aimed at cancer to kill the cancerous tissue.