ductus deferens


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Related to ductus deferens: bulbourethral gland, testicular artery, seminal gland
  • noun

Synonyms for ductus deferens

a duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct

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Length and calcification stage of claspers, width of epididymides, and the presence of seminal fluid in the ampullae of the ductus deferens were recorded from males.
Individuals with relatively short, flexible claspers, and filiform ampullae of the ductus deferens were considered juveniles.
Abstract: Vasectomy is done to produce infertility by surgically removing a portion of the ductus deferens from both testicles.
Vasectomy is the surgical removal of a portion of the ductus deferens on either side with the objective of inducing infertility.
The ductus deferens is a tortuous tubule, which originates in the epididymis on the dorsal aspect of the testis, runs alongside the ureter, across the dorsal aspect of the coelom, and penetrates the dorsal wall of the urodeum, where it forms the short papilla of the ductus deferens.