In humans a sperm is required from a male and an egg cell
from a female. Once these fuse together during fertilization,
an embryo is formed.
Male reproductive system
The human male reproductive system has different parts to
a female reproductive system.
This diagram illustrates the different parts of the male
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Part of reproductive system
They have a very important function in the male reproductive system.They produce hormonesThey produce sperm
Sperm ducts and glands
The ducts help carry the sperm and the glands produce fluid, which when mixed with the sperm help produce semen
Penis and Urethra
The penis is used to remove urine and sperm from the body. The urethra carries urine out of the body and helps ensure that semen and urine do not mix.
The Female reproductive system
The parts of the female reproductive system are illustrated
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They contain the egg cells and are released from the ovaries
Uterus and cervix
The uterus can also be called the womb, this is a muscular bag like structure with a soft inner lining.The cervix is muscular ring separating the vagina and the uterus
The oviducts help connect the ovary to the uterus and can be called the fallopian tubes
This is a muscular tube which is where eggs are released during menstruation and where the penis is inserted during sexual intercourse