bulbourethral gland

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Related to Bulbourethral glands: Cowper's glands, prostate gland, seminal vesicle

bulbourethral gland

[¦bəl·bō·yu̇′rēth·rəl ‚gland]
(anatomy)
Either of a pair of compound tubular glands, anterior to the prostate gland in males, which discharge into the urethra. Also known as Cowper's gland.
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Even with intraepididymal inoculation, both agents caused infection in different organs of genitourinarytract, affecting the urinary bladder, vas deferens, bulbourethral glands, and seminal vesicles.
Some histochemical studies on the prostate, urethral and bulbourethral glands of the one-humped camel.