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What is the primary function of the prostate gland?



A. To store underdeveloped sperm before ejaculation
B. To regulate the acidity and alkalinity of the environment for proper sperm development.
C. To produce a secretion that AIDS in the nourishment and passage of sperm
D. To secrete a hormone that stimulates the production and maturation of sperm

This question is part of Urinary System Disorders | NCLEX Quiz 115
Asked by Santepro, Last updated: Feb 21, 2020

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Answered Mar 30, 2018

To produce a secretion that aids in the nourishment and passage of sperm

The prostate gland is located below the bladder and surrounds the urethra. It serves one primary purpose: to produce a secretion that aids in the nourishment and passage of sperm.
 

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