A male gland that, in humans, surrounds the urethra just below the urinary bladder. It is responsible for the secretion of thin alkaline fluid that makes up a component of seminal fluid during ejaculation.

PROSTATE GLAND: "Every male over the age of 50 should have his prostate gland checked regularly."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PROSTATE GLAND," in, April 28, 2013, (accessed May 11, 2021).