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- Comparative Anatomy
- Oviducts and associated structures
- Male ducts
- Copulatory organs
- Histology in Humans
- Male reproductive system
- Female reproductive system
- Sex determination
- Role of urinary system
- Development of gonads
- Control of gonadal differentiation
- Gonadal abnormalities
- Genital tract development
- Copulatory organs
- Hormonal control
- Abnormalities of genital tract
- Breeding season
- Estrous and menstrual cycles
- Endocrine function in reproduction
- Nonmammalian species
- Neuroendocrine function
- Fertility and sterility
- Additional Readings
The structures concerned with the production of sex cells (gametes) and perpetuation of the species. The comparative anatomy, human histology, embryology, physiology, endocrinology, and biochemistry of this system are treated in this article.
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