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Chapter 9 Davi-Ellen Chabner

Male Reproductive System (Dotson SSC)
STUDY
PLAY
orchid/o or orch/o
testes
andr/o
male
orchidectomy
removal of testical
cryptorchidisim
hidden undecended testicle
hydrocele
water in scrotum
testicular torsion
twisted spermatic cord
phimosis
narrowing of the opening of the prepus over the penis (muzzle)
epispadias
hole is above penis
hypospadias
hole below penis
epididymis
narrow, tightly-coiled tube connecting the efferent ducts from the rear of each testicle to its vas deferens
prepuce
foreskin-flap of skin covering the penis
prostate gland
secrets fluid part of semen into the urethra
vas deferens
tube that carries sperm from the epididymis into the bosy and towards urethra
cry/o
cold
crypt/o
hidden
hydr/o
water
terat/o
monster
vas/o
vessel duct
BHP
benign prostatic hyperplasia (too much/ causes difficulty urinating)
PSA
Prostate-specific antigen
TURP
transurethral resection of the prostate