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Scrotum
. M
- the sac located behind the penis
. acts as human thermometer
. sack of skin to hold testes
Testes
. M
- sperm are produced in this round organ
. male gonads
. sperm factory
Semiferous tubules
. M
. sperm is produced
Epididymis
. M
- the tube over the testis where sperm collect before entering the vas deferons
. wearhouse and storage for sperm
. 64 days to mature
Vas deferons
. M
- the tube which transports sperm from the testicle around the bladder
. connects epididymis and cylia move sperm down
Semen
. M
. liquid to help sperm "swim"
Seminal Vescles
. M
- the gland which provides sugar energy for the sperm
. provide nourishment to sperm
Prostate Gland
. M
- a gland which produces semen in which the sperm swim
. makes most semen
Urethra
. B
- a tube in the penis though which seme and urine pass
- the tube from which urine passes from the body
. used for sperm and/or urine
Cowper's gland
. M
- glands which produce a fluid which cleans the urethra of acid
. cleanses urethra
Penis
. M
- The reproduction organ which is used to deposit sperm and to pass liquid waste from the male's body
. has erection when blood rushes to the area
. glan is tip
. circumcision - penis's foreskin is cut off
. ejactulation - sperm coming out
. nocturnal emission=wet dream
ejaculation
sperm coming out of penis
nocturnal emission
wet dream
_____ of sexually active couples who do nothing to prevent pregnancy will become pregnant within the year.
90%
_________ teens become pregnant in the US each year between the ages of 13-19.
1 million
Mons
. F
. pubic hair
. flabby pod of tissue that protects pubic bone
Labia
.F
- folds of skin which over the opening to the vagina and urethra
. folds of skin to protect vaginal opening
Clitoris
. F
- a very sensative area just above the opening of the urethra
. nerve endings
. knob of skin
Vagina
. F
- the passageway from the outside of a women's body to her uterus
. birth canal
. muscular internal organ
. 4" and very stretchy
Hymen
. F
. tissue in vagina
Cervix
. F
- the opening between the uterus and the vagina
. where the vagina and the uterus meet
. rigid tissue
Uterus
. F
- the organ in which the baby grows during pregnancy
. upsidedown pair
. where baby is
Endometrium
. F
. lining of uterus
Fallopian tubes
. F
- the tube through which eggs travel from the ovary to the uterus
. fertilization
. from uterus to ovaries
. lined with cilia
. ectopic - eggs stuck in fallopean tubes
Ovaries
. F
- the sac in which eggs are contained
. hold immature eggs
. release every other month
Ovulation
. F
. releasing of eggs in ovaries
Menstration
. F
. period - blood, tissue, eggs
. 5-7 days
. 3-10 tb spoons
Amenorrhea
. F
. don't have period
Dysmenorrhea
. F
. menstral cramps
PMS
. F
. bloating, fatigue, irritability
. pre menstral syndrom
Vulva
. F
. external genital organs of female
. includes mons, labia, vaginal opening and clitoris
Anus
. B
- Solid waste materials leave the body through this opening
Bladder
. B
- The body sac which collects urine
Egg (Ovum)
. F
- the female sex cell
Sperm
. M
- the male sex cell
abstinence
no sex
. 100% effective
. free
male comdom
. 98 lab rate/ 85% real rate
. w/ spermicide: 99/96
. laytex is the best against STDs
. lubricated; water based products and condom
. Don't use vasaline as lubricant!
OTC
over the counter
female comdom
95/79
. polyurthane, not as effective
. only condoms protect against STDs
. male + female comdom = NO
spermicide
. forms and acts as a barrier
. easy applying, one time thing
. by themselves - 85/71
. most effective is non oxynot 9
What are the 2 sizes of condoms?
rugular
magnum XL
Oral Contraceptives
pill - 99.7/97
injection (depo provera) - 99.7/92
patch (ortho-evra) - 99.7/92
ring (nova ring) - 99.7/92
IUD
Inner Uterin Device
. in for 6-10 years
. 99.4/99.2
puberty
growth from physical childhood to adulthood
horomone
to excite/set in motion
pituitary gland
controls growth on your body