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20 terms

Week 3

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Androgen
Testosterone is an Androgen.
Castration
Surgical excision of testicles or ovaries.
Chancre
Hard ulcer or sore (appears on the external
Cryptochism
Undescended testicles.
Epididymitis
Inflammation caused by bacteria.
Gonorrhea
Inflammation of the genital tract mucosa, caused by infection with gonococci (berry shaped bacteria).
Herpes genitalis
Infection of skin and genital mucosa, caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV)
Hydrocele
Sac of clear fluid in the scrotum.
Hypospadias
Congenital abnormality in with the male urethral opening is on the undersurface of the penis, instead of at its tip.
Oligospermia
Semen with a low concentration of sperm.
Orhcitis
Caused by injury or by the mumps virus, which also infects the salivary gland.
Parenchymal tissue
Tissue of the testis.
Prepuce
Foreskin; fold of skin covering the tip of the penis.
Prostatic hyperplasia
Enlargement of the prostate.
Purulent
Containing, discharging, or causing the production of pus.
Semen
Spermatozoa (sperm cells) and seminal fluid (prostatic and seminal vesicle secretions).
Seminal vesicles
Paired sac-like male exocrine glands that secrete fluid.
Seminoma
Tumor of the testis.
Syphilis
Chronic STD caused by a spirochete (spiral shaped bacterium).
Varicocele
Enlarged, dilated veins near the testicle.