Bulb of penis

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Bulb of penis
The constituent cavernous cylinders of the penis. (Bulb labeled at bottom center.)
Vertical section of bladder, penis, and urethra. (Bulb visible at bottom center.)
Artery artery of bulb of penis
Vein vein of bulb of penis
Lymph superficial inguinal lymph nodes
Latin bulbus penis
TA A09.4.01.016
FMA 19614
Anatomical terminology

Just before each crus of the penis meets its fellow, it presents a slight enlargement, which Georg Ludwig Kobelt named the bulb of the corpus spongiosum penis.

It is homologous to the vestibular bulbs in females.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 1248 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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