5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- nutrients for seminal vesicles
- bulbourethral (cowper's) glands
- prostate gland
- radical prostatectomy
- a complete removal of prostate gland
incision from naval to just above penis
- b where the sperm mature and are stored. on top of each testes
- c fructose. fructose is important to the semen because sperm cells will need to make large quantities of ATP for energy to help them swim
- d secretes a slightly acid solution which stimulates ATP production in the sperm cells mitochondria. this is necessary to give the sperm cells the energy they need for swimming through the female reproductive tract.
- e begins producing its fluid before ejaculation. the slightly alkaline fluid neutralizes the acid environment of the penile urethra and lubricates the penile urethra
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- removal of portion of prostate
- small tube that connects the vas deferens to the prostatic urethra
- tests for protein in blood that reflects changes in the prostate
- can impair sexual function
does not eliminate tumor cells, only slows their growth
5 True/False questions
urethra → 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)
incontinence → most men never regain normal sexual function
testosterone is responsible for → accelerating cell growth in the body.
eliminating testosterones production ban slow or stop tumor growth in the prostate
benefits of radiation → Tube that transports both urine and semen from the male body by way of the penis.
digital rectal exam → nourishment for sperm. produces fructose and prostaglandins.