sex gland


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Synonyms for sex gland

a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced

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Immediately, 85% of the females rotated their body 45[degrees] on the surface they were on, 89% flexed their abdomen, and finally, 98% of the females exposed their sex gland (Fig.
Moura AA1, Chapman DA, Koc H, Killian GJ (2007) A comprehensive proteomic analysis of the accessory sex gland fluid from mature Holstein bulls.
Visco-elasticity of seminal fluid in relation to the epididymal and accessory sex gland function and its impact on sperm motility.
In 7 of the 11 male fish examined, the accessory sex glands contained white/tan nodules and stripes [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1B OMITTED].
The prostate gland, the walnut-size male sex gland located below the bladder, produces some of the fluid that goes into semen.
Bulbourethral gland An accessory sex gland located near the bulbous penis which secretes ejaculatory fluids into the urethra during ejaculation.
The prostate is a secondary sex gland in men which grows after the age of 40, and 95 per cent of cases of prostate cancer are among men over 60.
The prostate is the male sex gland and, if it is cancerous, symptoms include difficulty in urinating, blood in the urine and pain in the lower back.
The prostate is the walnut-sized male sex gland that surrounds the urethra.
Now, two scientific reports suggest a link between vasectomy and a heightened risk of cancer of the prostate, a male sex gland.
Tucked away under the bladder in a man's body is the walnut-size prostate gland that often labors away under a cloak of anonymity Many men don't know they have this male sex gland.
THE prostate is a male sex gland the size of a walnut that is located below the bladder.
The infection can affect sites such as testis, epididymis and male accessory sex glands.
The sex glands and the adrenal glands make several steroid hormones, including corticosteroids.