seminal vesicles


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seminal vesicles

Paired accessory male glands providing sperm with energy-rich fluid that forms the largest component of semen.
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For the determination of tissue distribution of agents, fragments of tail, body and head of the epididymes, testicles, ampullae of the vas deferens, seminal vesicles, bulbourethral glands, kidneys, bladder, inguinal and iliac lymph nodes, spleen, and liver were collected.
The following parameters were included: PSA levels ([less than or equal to] 35 ng/mL, >35 ng/mL); extraprostatic extension (Yes, No); involvement of surgical margins (No, Yes); involvement of seminal vesicles (No, Yes); involvement of pelvic nodes (N0, N+); Gleason scores (2-6, 7, 8-10).
At the end of the training and treatment, the animals were anesthetized with sodium pentobarbital (Hypinol[R] 3%, 4 mg [100.sup.-1] g bw, i.p.) and subjected to abdominal-pelvic laparotomy to remove the seminal vesicles and testicles, which were weighed.
The HIFU technology available through Doctors Hospital Health System features outstanding imaging capabilities, which allows physicians to easily see and identify vital structures such as the prostate capsule, seminal vesicles, rectal wall and neurovascular bundles.
It was also observed decreased testis, seminal vesicles and epididymal weights, damage and decreased number of spermatogonial cells in the seminiferous tubules, low levels of plasma testosterone and infertility (ELANGOVAN et al., 2006; REZVANFAR et al., 2008).
Differentiated by large body size (length ~ 10 mm) and violet color in life; trowel-like sclerites with long stems; vestibular papillae up to 4-5 per root; seminal vesicles with two short lobes opening into narrow upper gametoducts; large seminal receptacles with long ducts opening into paired lower gametoducts that fuse shortly after junctions of seminal receptacles and upper gametoducts into single gametoduct filling more than 1/2 posterior end of body.
One of the doctors, Theodore Morrell, reported that the Mein Kampf madman received injections of extracts of seminal vesicles, testis and prostata of young bulls.
A small volume is from the bulbourethral glands, epididymides and prostate (first part) and the major volume contribution is from the seminal vesicles (second part).
'Gross' are your quiz scores, not placentas." Stone-faced narrator of the terms seminal vesicles, nocturnal emissions, ovaries, menses, areolas.
The team, led by Dr Mohsin Al Mekresh, consultant, chief of urology and chair of surgery, performed a cystectomy, removing the bladder, prostate, seminal vesicles, lower ureters and draining pelvic lymph nodes, and then reconstructing a new bladder.