Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Dictionary » Testis
 

Testis

Introduction: Testis

Description of Testis

Testis: One of two egg-shaped glands found inside the scrotum that produce sperm and male hormones. Also called a testicle.
Source: National Institute of Health

Testis: one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Testis: male gonad; either of the paired glands normally located in the scrotum; each testis is surround by an outer mesothelial layer and an inner white capsule and is composed of compartments which contain the seminiferous tubules where the spermatozoa are produced; specialized interstital Leydig cells secrete androgens.
Source: CRISP

Testis: The male gonad containing two functional parts: the SEMINIFEROUS TUBULES for the production and transport of male germ cells (SPERMATOGENESIS) and the interstitial compartment containing LEYDIG CELLS that produce ANDROGENS.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Testis: The male gonad containing two functional parts: the SEMINIFEROUS TUBULES for the production and transport of male germ cells (SPERMATOGENESIS) and the interstitial compartment containing LEYDIG CELLS that produce ANDROGENS.
Source: MeSH 2007

Testis: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Testis:

Testis as an Organ

Testis (organ): Another name for Testes.

Testis (organ): Male external sperm-producing glands...more »

More information on organs: Testes:

Terms associated with Testis:

Terms Similar to Testis:

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Testis:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Testis

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Testis can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Testis

The following list attempts to classify Testis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

MESH - OBO - Hierarchy 2

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Orad
  • Oral
  • Oral (erosive) lichen planus
  • Oral administration
  • Oral airflow measurement
  • Oral and digital anomalies with ichthyosis
  • Oral anticoagulant therapy, embryofetopathy due to
  • Oral anticoagulant therapy, embryofoetopathy due to
  • Oral aphthae
  • Oral auditory method
  • Oral bacteria
  • Oral behavior
  • Oral biology
  • Oral cancer

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Testis:

      
      
    powered by
    Google
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise