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sex organs

A generic term for the primary and secondary sexual organs and tissues: penis, testis and scrotum in males; ovaries, uterus, vagina and vulva in females.
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Neuropathy can affect nerves throughout the body, causing numbness and sometimes pain in the hands, arms, feet, or legs, and problems with the digestive tract, heart, and sex organs.
More than 17 percent of the inmates had touched the sex organs or allowed someone of the same sex to touch their sex organs prior to incarceration.
Always use the scientific names for sex organs instead of slang or street words.
Again the graphic, sexually explicit discussion of the development of sex organs was undertaken, and again a riotous classroom atmosphere was created.
Hormones are chemical messengers that, for example, send signals to initiate the development of sex organs and regulate metabolism.
Its purpose is to topically enhance the blood flow within the clitoral and vaginal tissue to stimulate nerve endings for increased sensitivity in the female sex organs.
The little town of Reykjavik in Iceland offers a wide range of amazing views, plus not to mention a museum full of male sex organs.
This means their sex organs and their sexual identity don't quite match - or in special circumstances fight like cat and dog.
The study had gauged the amount of phthalates in pregnant women and measured their male offspring's sex organs between 2 months old and 3 years old.
Researchers say male otter sex organs appear to be shrinking
But when it comes to the mechanics of their sex organs, men are less likely to spot a potential problem.
During almost-sex, the male doesn't load his sex organs with sperm but performs a courtship display by drumming the female's web with his legs and sex organs.