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The mammary glands are located within the _______________________.
breasts
In the male the tissue that surrounds the urethra is the _____________________.
prostate
Failure of the testes to descend through the inguinal canal is called _____________.
cryptorchidism
The hormone ________________ is responsible for the male characteristics.
testosterone
The hormones secreted by the ovaries are _______________ and ____________.
estrogen, progesterone
The site of fertilization in the female is ___________________.
uterine tubes
The lower, narrow portion of the uterus is called the __________________.
cervix
What is the monthly period in the female called?
menstruation
The female gonads are _________________ and the male gonads are` _____________.
ovaries, testes
The Reproductive System's function in the production of germ cells is called ___________ and ________________.
spermatozoa, ova
The sac in which the testes lie is called the __________________.
scrotum
The accessory glands in the male that secrete an alkaline fluid for lubrication are called _________________.
bulbourethral or Cowper's glands
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