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Where is the Prostate?

Male reproductive system

The prostate is located in front of the rectum and under the bladder. Its function is to make part of seminal fluid, which carries sperm out of the body during orgasm.

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The prostate is about the size of a walnut.

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Male reproductive system image courtesy of the National Institutes of Health.


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