Glossary Term:

Title

seminal vesicles

Phonetic

<b>sim</b>-uh-nul <b>ves</b>-ih-kuls

Description

glands at the base of the bladder and next to the prostate that release fluid into the semen during orgasm. Cancer that spreads beyond the prostate gland may invade the seminal vesicles. See also bladder, prostate, semen.