Reproduction system is the basis for continuity of life on earth. Only a healthy reproductive system with controlled population can lead to future generations. It consists of a number of internal and external organs (based on sex) for producing sex hormones, and fertilization.
They differ based on the sex as:
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While some are common but some are sex specific.
Common diseases are the ones like infertility. Sex specific diseases are:
- MALE specific reproductive system diseases:
Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
- FEMALE specific reproductive system diseases:
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
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