CORPUS SPONGIOSUM

a Colum of tissue on the lower region of the penile body that encompasses the urethra. Anterior to it are two columns of the corpora cavernosa and three other columns consisting of penile tissue, linked by connective tissues.

CORPUS SPONGIOSUM: "Bacterial infections and abscesses have been known to occur in the corpus spongiosum."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORPUS SPONGIOSUM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/corpus-spongiosum/ (accessed December 8, 2019).
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