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  • seminal vesicle: provides the sperm with a sugary substance, providing it with energy
  • cowpers gland: lubricates sperm
  • prostate gland: provides sperm with alkaline fluid to protect it from the acidity of the vagina
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Q: What Is the difference between seminal vesicle prostate gland and Cowper gland?
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What is the difference between prostate gland and seminal vesicle?

The seminal vesicle contains a sugary substance that gives the sperm energy and the Prostate gland provides alkaline fluid which helps protect the sperm from the acidity of the vagina

What is the differences between the cat and the human seminal vesicle?

Cats do not have seminal vesicles therefore there is no difference.

What organ produces semen?

Its a combination of the testicles, prostate and seminal vesicle.

The vas deferens the seminal vesicle the bulburethral gland or the prostate gland which one is unpaired?

The prostate is unpaired.

What are the male accessory organs?

Seminal vesicle, prostate gland, bulbourethral (or Cowper's) glands

What 4 organs that produce a secretion that becomes a part of the semen?

Several glands are involved in producing semen. The testes create the sperm cells. The prostate gland creates most of the liquid in the semen. The cowper's glands also produce some of the liquid. The seminal vesicles hold the mixture until ejaculation.

What are organs that produce the fluids that mix with the sperm to make semen?

The prostate, testes, and seminal vesicles

Glands that secrete a fluid that provides energy for the sperm?

Prostate gland Seminal vesicle Cowper's gland

Why the fluids produced by the seminal vesicle and prostate gland important?

The seminal vesicle provides nutrients and energy for the sperm as well as providing compounds that make sperm alkaline, which helps the sperm survive the highly acidic environment of the vagina. The prostate makes semen even more alkaline

Why sperm to be bathed with fluid fromthe prostate gland and seminal vesicle?

Sperm cells need to be bathed with fluids from the prostate gland and seminal vesicle. The seminal glands supply fluid that carries the sperm along and the seminal vesicle supplies fluid that helps the sperm to survive better in the vagina.

What organ system does the epididymis belong to?

The male reproductive system includes: bulbourethral gland, epididymis, seminal vesicle and prostate gland.

Two glands that sperm pass on their way from the testicles to the urethra?

Sperm pass the prostate and the seminal vesicle, on the way from the testicles to the urethra.