- located next to ampulla of ductus deferens, joins to form ejaculatory duct which projects into prostate gland - functions: produce mucous-like secretion that nourishes sperm cells & help in coagulation of semen
location & function of prostate gland?
- walnut-sized gland at base of urinary bladder, surrounds prostatic urethra - functions: produce thin milky secretion that neutralize acidic urethra and vagina, help in coagulation of semen
location & function of bulbourethral glands?
- small glands located on either side of near membranous urethra - functions: produce mucous secretion prior to ejaculation, cleanses & neutralizes acidic urethra, lubrication during intercourse, neutralizes vaginal acidity
what are the two hormone secreting cells in the testes, and what hormones do they secrete?