seminal duct


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seminal duct

n.
Any of the ducts in human males that carry semen outward from the epididymis to the urethra, including the vas deferens and the ejaculatory duct.
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Noun1.seminal duct - the efferent duct of the testis in man
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
scrotum - the external pouch that contains the testes
epididymis - a convoluted tubule in each testis; carries sperm to vas deferens
ductus deferens, vas deferens - a duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct
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A large, granulate accessory gland leads into the seminal duct between its membranous and sclerotized parts (visible only in right spermatheca.
22; copulatory openings hidden beneath sclerotized recurved ridges; accessory glands lead into seminal ducts; receptacles two-chambered, first chamber almost spherical (Fig.
Transrectal US and endorectal MR imaging in partial and complete obstruction of the seminal duct system: a comparative study.
For the female epigynum: median plate (septum) = MP; lateral plate = LP; seminal receptacle = R; seminal duct = SD.
The urethra and seminal duct meet and pass through it.
Bulb oval, with large posterior lobe, seminal duct meandering (Fig.
Seminal ducts wide, weakly sclerotized; receptacles compound, multi-chambered (Fig.
In the end, the patient had an obstruction to seminal ducts with a cyst in the seminal vesicle and unilateral renal agenesis.
29, inlet part of seminal ducts weakly sclerotized (visible after staining with chlorazol black).
Copulatory openings placed in posterior part of epigyne; seminal ducts wide and weakly sclerotized in inlet parts, narrowed distally; accessory glands very large, spherical (Fig.