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corpora cavernosa

[kor-puh-ruh kav-er-NO-suh]two chambers that run along on each side of the length of the penis, which fill with blood during an erection. A smaller third chamber called the corpus spongiosum also fills during a normal erection. See also corpus spongiosum.

What is penile cancer?

... Two of these cylinder-shaped chambers, known as the corpora cavernosa,
lie on either side of the upper part of the penis. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/penilecancer/detailedguide/penile-cancer-what-is-penile-cancer

Cancer Glossary

... corpora cavernosa Search [kor-puh-ruh kav-er-NO-suh]. two chambers that
run along on each side of the length of the penis, which fill with blood ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Penile Cancer

... Two of these cylinder-shaped chambers, known as the corpora cavernosa,
lie on either side of the upper part of the penis. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003132-pdf.pdf