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Embryology of the gonads. Which one of the following is TRUE?

a. The genital ridges develop during the 12th week
b. In female embryos, Müllerian Inhibiting Substance causes regression of the paramesonephric duct
c. Sertoli cells secrete testosterone that plays a role in embryogenesis
d. Hydatid of Morgagni is a remnant of the paramesonephric duct
e. The testes reach the inguinal region by the 24th week

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Anatomy of the kidneys. Which one of the following is TRUE?

a. The left kidney lies between L1 and L3
b. The dromedary hump on the medial aspect of the kidney is more common on the right
c. The lower pole of the kidney is more medial and posterior than the upper pole
d. Gerota’s fascia surrounds the kidney except medially where there is a potential open space
e. The main lymphatic drainage from the left kidney is into the lateral paraaortic nodes

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Which of the following is TRUE regarding the prostate?

a. The prostate gland develops from the distal nephric ducts
b. The majority of cancers originate from the central zone
c. Fibromuscular stroma makes up 70% of the prostate
d. The blood supply to the prostate is from the pudendal artery
e. The glandular elements drain into the urethra at the verumontanum

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Regarding the bladder, which of the following is FALSE?

a. The urachus is the remnant of the allantois
b. During filling, the bladder neck rises upwards
c. The ureters are surrounded by the Sheath of Waldeyer
d. The middle circular and outer longitudinal fibres are deficient around the bladder neck in women
e. The urothelium overlying the trigone is thinnest

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Regarding the urethra, which of the following is TRUE?

a. Transitional cell epithelium lines the length of the urethra
b. The external urethral sphincter is supplied by the cavernosal nerve
c. Bulbourethral glands open into the membranous urethra
d. The external sphincter completely surrounds the urethra in women
e. Skene glands release mucus into the vestibule in women

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