Scrotum

What is Scrotum?

Scrotum meaning The scrotum is a skin-covered pouch of muscle and fascia suspended on the outside of the body. It is one of the supporting structures of the male reproductive system. The scrotum is divided internally into two (left and right) sacs by a septum (partition) so that each sac contains a testis, epididymis, and the lower part of the spermatic cord.In males, the external sac that contains the testicles.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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