Anatomy of the Male Reproductive System – Prostate Cancer

MJM 2017 15(11)

Lisa Xuan
Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa 


Artist Statement: 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. Prostate cancer can affect lymph flow, the colon, and ureter, causing symptoms such as urinary trouble, back pain and more. This schematic drawing of the Male Reproductive System could be used in a physician’s office to aid explanation of this common disease.