Anatomy - Unit 15 Reproductive System!
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external sac containing the testes
the male gonads, which produce sperm and secrete male sex hormones.
Narrow, coiled tubules that produce sperm in the testes.
structure in the male reproductive system in which sperm fully mature and are stored
production of sperm
tube that carries sperm from the epididymis to the urethra
exocrine gland at the base of the male urinary bladder
bilateral surgical removal of a part of the vas deferens
external female genitalia
specialized organs in mammals that produce milk to nourish the young
Glands that produce egg cells and hormones
tubes that carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus, site of fertilization
organ of the female reproductive system in which a fertilized egg can develop
the opening to the uterus
tubular passageway from the cervix to the outside of the body
process in which an egg is released from the ovary
surgical removal of the uterus
growth process from conception to birth
reduced or absent ability to produce offspring
in vitro fertilization
the union of sperm and egg in an artificial setting, usually in a laboratory