The reproductive system is essential for sustaining the human species and is unique to each sex. The organs of the male reproductive system include the testis, epididymis, scrotum, ductus deferens, prostate gland, seminal vesicles, bulbourethral glands, urethra, and penis. The organs of the female reproductive system include the ovaries, uterine tubes, uterus, vagina, vulva, and mammary glands.
Both the male and female reproductive systems:
Additionally, the female reproductive system provides an environment where offspring can develop. Delivery of offspring and production of milk for the newborn are also functions of the female reproductive system.
Figure 1: The male and female reproductive systems.