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Related to seminal: seminal fluid, seminal vesicle
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containing seeds of later development

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The first study concluded that MiOXSYS can measure ORP accurately in both the semen and seminal plasma, as ORP levels were highly consistent from both sample preparations (P<0.
Zinner syndrome is a triad of mesonephric duct abnormality comprising of unilateral renal agenesis, ipsilateral seminal vesicle cyst, and ejaculatory duct obstruction.
According to the research, an embryo that managed to survive despite poor quality seminal fluid was likely to develop into a person who would be prone to disorders including obesity, high blood pressure and glucose intolerance.
Abdominal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed a multiple cyst formation, which was hyperintense on T1- and T2-weiged sequences, without contrast enhancement at the seminal vesicle location and with a maximum dimension of 40x45 mm (Figures 1, 2).
The study said seminal fluid elicits an inflammation-like response in a woman's cervix, which could be crucial for successful pregnancies.
At present, the diagnosis of male infertility has mainly been based on traditional semen parameters, including seminal volume, pH, sperm concentration, motility, and morphology, as recommended by the WHO (6).
Identification of prostatic carcinoma invasion in the seminal vesicle is directly associated with tumor staging and is well regarded as an indication of poor prognosis.
Seminal plasma results from a mixture of various secretions from different parts of the male reproductive organ (10).
2 cm was noted at the base of the urinary bladder, in the right seminal vesicle, consistent with a seminal vesicle cyst (Figure 2).
Global Ethics: Seminal Essays" is a compilation of various essays on the subject of the ethics that the leaders of the world should follow--and how some of them do not and don't seem to be changing their ways anytime soon.
On Buddhism" is a compilation of a series of lectures by Keiji Nihitani (1900-1990) who was a major Buddhist scholar and a seminal representative of the Kyoto School of Japanese philosophy.
During the nearly hour-long seminar, "Designing for Your Buyer," Meltzer discussed the seminal role brokers play in the design process.
Inventors Of The World" is a 12 volume DVD series designed and produced for students in grades 4-8 and showcasing the stories of many the great inventors, highlighting their seminal contributions to the advance of science and technology.
A work of groundbreaking and seminal scholarship, People & Places is a core addition to academic library collections and especially recommended to the attention of students and professional urban planners, architects, landscape artists, and builders.