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prostate

a gland in male mammals that surrounds the neck of the bladder and urethra and secretes a liquid constituent of the semen
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prostate

[′prä‚stāt]
(anatomy)
A glandular organ that surrounds the urethra at the neck of the urinary bladder in the male.
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The [micro]OCT and histology images also show an excellent example of corpora amylacea (red arrow) which serves as a fiducial marker for both [micro]OCT and histology images.
23-year-old prostate stained with H&E showed homogenously pink spherical bodies of corpora amylacea nested within the lumen (Fig:8).
Cisse, "Mitochondrial constituents of corpora amylacea and autofluorescent astrocytic inclusions in senescent human brain," GLIA, vol.