Reproductive system: key features of male 1

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Duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct
Ureter
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Has a moist inner lining that resists absorption
Bladder
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Function is to keep the intestine sealed shut so not faeces pass
Rectum
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Transmits faeces to the external environment
Anus
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Has a protective function and acts as a climate control system for the testes
Scrotum
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Produces a rich sugar fluid that provides sperm with a source of energy so it has the motility to move
Seminal vesicle
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Contributes additional fluid (semen) which is an alkaline fluid to the ejaculate. It also mixes with spermatozoa
Prostate gland
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Functions as a urinary canal and a passageway for secretions of waste
Urethra
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The male organ for sexual intercourse. It has three parts: the root, the body, and the glans
Penis
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Responsible for making testosterone and for generating sperm
Testes
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Has a moist inner lining that resists absorption

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Bladder

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Function is to keep the intestine sealed shut so not faeces pass

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Transmits faeces to the external environment

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Has a protective function and acts as a climate control system for the testes

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