Science / Biology / Urethra: A narrow tube that transports urine from the bladder to the outside of the body. In males, it also conducts sperm and semen to the outside.

Bulbourethral Glands

Science / Biology / Bulbourethral Glands: Glands that secrete a mucus-like substance that is added to sperm and provides lubrication during intercourse. MORE

Buchu (Barosma betulina)

Health / Herbs / Buchu (Barosma betulina): Diuretic, reduces inflamed mucous membranes that cause a mucous discharge, helps heal cystitis (infection of the urinary bladder and tract) and prostatis (infection of the prostrate gland), relieves i MORE


Health / Disease / Catarrh: Inflammation of a mucous membrane, especially of the air passages of the head and throat, with a free discharge. Bronchial catarrh was bronchitis; suffocative catarrh was croup; urethral catarrh was g MORE


Science / Biology / Bladder: A hollow, distensible organ with muscular walls that stores urine and expels it through the urethra. MORE

Prostate Gland

Science / Biology / Prostate Gland: A gland that is located near and empties into the urethra; produces a secretion that enhances sperm viability. Gland involved in the reproductive system in males, the prostate secretes a sperm activat MORE

Vas Deferens

Science / Biology / Vas Deferens: The duct that carries sperm from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct and urethra. The tube connecting the testes with the urethra. MORE