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How is it that supposebaly precum is semen if semen is from the testis and precum is from the Cowper's gland ?
Definitions : Semen is composed of the fluids released during intercourse from start to finish. This includes the fluids released from the seminal vesicles, prostrate, bulboureteral glands and testes. The semen that comes out prior to ejaculation can have spermatozoa in it either as left over from a previous ejaculation, or as premature release. Generally prior to ejaculation the levels of sperm are very low. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How is it that precum has sperm in it if the sperm is made in the testis and precum is from cowper's gland ?
If precum comes from the Cowper's gland, how could you become pregnant if it has no sperm in the Cowper gland?
See below : Your question is a good one and this is one area where good scientific studies are lacking. You're correct: in most men, pre-cum originates from Cowper's gland which does not produce sperm. But viable sperm has definitely been noted in some men's precum which is likely EITHER viable sperm remaining in the urethral tract from prior ejaculation OR from an overflow of sperm-containing prostate fluid. ...Read more
Why is there sperm in precum when it comes from the Cowper's gland and a man hasn't even ejaculated recently and had urinated alot?
If precum is made in the cowper's gland and sperm in the testis ? How can precum have sperm in it if it's made in two different places ?
So if precum is from the Cowper's gland and Sperm from the testis how does it have sperm if no previous ejaculation occurred ?
Good question: Sperm originates in testis, travels to ejaculatory ducts via epididymis & vas deferens. Sperm can escape from ejaculatory ducts & travel down urethra during sex or masturbation. Thus sperm can be washed out of penile urethra by escape of pre-cum from Cowper's gland duct. This has been cause of many unwanted pregnancies & is danger of so called "withdrawal" method of contraception. ...Read more
How does pre ejaculation fluid (pre cum) contain sperm if the sperm is made in the testes and the pre ejaculation fluid is made in the cowper's gland?
Help explain the discharge I have coming from my Cowpers gland when I have a bowel movement. This has been doing this for 25 plus yrs. Should I worry?
After: 25 years why the question?? its normal for you and will be for the next 25 years.. good luck ...Read more