bulbourethral gland

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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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(76) The use of bone anchors obviates the need for the blind transfer of sutures suprapubically to achieve bulbourethral compression and eliminates any abdominal incision.
H: head of epididymis, B: body of epididymis, T: tail of epididymis, SV: seminal vesicle, BU: bulbourethral, Am: ampullae of vas deferens, Bd: bladder, Kd: kidney, l: left, and r: right.
Some histochemical studies on the prostate, urethral and bulbourethral glands of the one-humped camel.
Patients with bulbourethral cuffs are permanently restricted from riding a bicycle and horseback riding.
Data plots for absolute liver, kidney and testis weights, ampullary gland and bulbourethral gland greatest diameter, and total sperm counts were nonlinear with middie aged males showing significantly higher values than the younger animals as determined by AOV.
The Bartholin glands are homologous to the male bulbourethral or cow per glands.
Leukocytospermia: The epididymis, prostate, seminal vesicles and bulbourethral glands, together, contribute to the formation of the seminal fluid (Vivas-Acevedo et al, 2010).
Arterial vascularization of the penis is provided by 3 branches of the internal pudendal artery: dorsal artery, cavernous artery, and the Bulbourethral artery.
Effects of a diet containing fusarium toxins on the fertility of gilts and on bulbourethral gland weight in barrows.
From one male per litter, we excised and weighed the following organs: testis, epididymis, ventral prostate, seminal vesicles, levator ani/bulbo-cavernosus muscles (LABC), bulbourethral glands, adrenals, kidney, and liver.