Ejaculatory duct

Mr Andrew Murphy and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The ejaculatory ducts are paired structures of the male reproductive system and convey seminal fluid.

Gross anatomy

Each ejaculatory duct is formed by the union of the excretory duct of the seminal vesicle and the ampulla of the ductus deferens and is approximately 2 cm long. They course through the transitional zone of the prostate to open posteriorly into the prostatic urethra 1-4

Related pathology

Abdominal and pelvic anatomy
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Article information

rID: 26110
System: Urogenital
Section: Anatomy
Tags: pelvis, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Ejaculatory duct anatomy

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