Ampulla of ductus deferens

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Ampulla of ductus deferens
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Prostate with seminal vesicles and ducts, viewed from in front and above.
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Seminal vesicles and ampulla of ductus deferens, seen from the front.
Details
Latin Ampulla ductus deferentis
Identifiers
Gray's p.1246
Dorlands
/Elsevier
a_32/12127859
Anatomical terminology

The ampulla of ductus deferens is an enlargement of the ductus deferens at the fundus of the bladder. This structure is seen in some mammalian and squamate species and is sometimes tortuous in shape.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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