Male reproductive system

Male reproductive system - Vas Deferens- tube that sperm...

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Male Reproductive System Testes - contain tubes that produce sperm (seminiferous tubules) through meiosis. Hormones produced in the pituitary gland regulate the function of the testes. Luteinizing hormone (LH) stimulates secretion of testosterone Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) along with testosterone stimulates sperm production Several hundred million sperm cells produced per day Scrotum - external skin sac that holds the testes Epididymis - long coiled tube where the sperm mature and become capable of swimming
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Unformatted text preview: Vas Deferens- tube that sperm travel through to the urethra As the sperm travels through the vas deferens fluid containing nutrients is added from the seminal vesicles and fluid the neutralizes the acid in the female reproductive system is added from the prostrate gland and bulbourethral gland fluids plus sperm form semen On the head of the sperm are enzymes that help dissolve the membrane of the egg, which allows entry for fertilization....
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