The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Reproductive System - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9781437705959, 9781437736489

The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Reproductive System

2nd Edition

Authors: Roger Smith Paul Turek
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437705959
eBook ISBN: 9781437736489
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 4th February 2011
Page Count: 336

Table of Contents

Section 1

Development of the Genital Tracts and Functional Relationships of the Gonads

1-1 Genetics and Biology of Early Reproductive Tract Development

1-2 Homologues of the Internal Genitalia

1-3 Homologues of External Genitalia

1-4 Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Hormonal Axis

1-5 Testosterone and Estrogen Synthesis

1-6 Puberty Normal Sequence

1-7 Puberty – Abnormalities: Male Gonadal Failure

1-8 Puberty – Abnormalities: 1-9 Puberty – Abnormalities: 1-10 Puberty – Abnormalities: Female Gonadal Failure

1-11 Puberty – Abnormalities:

1-12 Intersex: True Hermaphoditism

1-13 Intersex: Male Pseudohermaphoditism I-Gonadal

1-14 Intersex: Male Pseudohermaphoditism II-Hormonal

1-15 Intersex: Female Pseudohermaphoditism

Section 2

The Penis and Male Perineum

  1. Pelvic Structures
  2. Superficial Fascial Layers
  3. Deep Fascial Layers
  4. Penile Fascia and Structures
  5. Urogenital Diaphragm
  6. Blood Supply of Pelvis
  7. Blood Supply of Perineum
  8. Blood Supply of Testis
  9. Lymphatic Drainage of Pelvis and Genitalia
  10. Innervation of Genitalia I
  11. Innervation of Genitalia II and of Perineum
  12. Urethra and Penis
  13. Erection and Erectile Dysfunction
  14. Hypospadias and Epispadias
  15. Congenital Valve Formation and Cyst
  16. Urethral Anomalies, Verumontanum Disorders
  17. Phimosis, Paraphimosis, Strangulation
  18. Peyronie’s Disease, Priapism, Thrombosis
  19. Trauma to Penis and Urethra
  20. Urinary Extravasation
  21. Balan


Reproductive System, 2nd Edition provides a concise and highly visual approach to the basic sciences and clinical pathology of this body system. This volume in The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations (the CIBA "Green Books") has been expanded and revised by Drs. Roger P. Smith and Paul J. Turek to cover novel and important topics like sex determination, fertility medicine, genetics, contraception, sexual dysfunction, and more. Classic Netter art, updated and new illustrations, and modern imaging make this timeless work essential to your library.

Key Features

  • Master knowledge of the development, function, and pathology of the male and female reproductive tracts through elegant and informed side-by-side discussions of these systems.
  • View the artistic mastery and beauty of Netter’s finest images, presented in one of the most complete and best organized series of illustrations of reproductive system in health and disease.
  • Be inspired by the wondrously complex and highly-evolved human reproductive tract through integrated discussions of primary and subspecialty concepts in clinical care.
  • Get a deep understanding of complex topics in reproductive medicine through the brilliant text-atlas format that Netter has brought to new and richly artistic heights.


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About the Authors

Roger Smith Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Missouri - Kansas City

Paul Turek Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, The Turek Clinic