genital duct


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gen·i·tal tract

the genital passages of the urogenital apparatus.
Synonym(s): genital duct

genital duct

any duct leading from the gonads to the exterior.
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Boutan however described a "glande annexe" in the internal wall of the genital duct in F.
cumingi the gametes are transported to the distal region of the right kidney through the renopericardial duct, which functions as a genital duct, as well as draining the pericardium.
A gland of unknown function associated with the genital duct like that described by these authors is also found in F.
Those that play direct roles include the gonads, genital ducts, and external genitalia.
In the first step of sexual differentiation, the differentiated gonad directs development of the genital ducts and external genitalia.
In addition, two sets of genital ducts (Wolffian and Mullerian) are readily apparent and extend from the mesonephros to the urogenital sinus.
Microscopically, the cervix resembles the other portions of the genital ducts, but with some notable exceptions (Figure 5-29).
The genital organs of the male and female include the gonad, genital ducts, and external genitalia.
The genital ducts of the male and female are tubular organs consisting of concentric layers of tissue.
In the embryo, gonadal hormones regulate development of the genital ducts and external genitalia.
the gonads, genital ducts, and external genitalia) is regulated by the pituitary gland, which is regulated by the brain.
In June the follicles contained a quantity of sperm, which in many males was flooding into the genital ducts (Fig.