The prostate is an endocrine gland within the male pelvis invested in a collagen capsule. Gross aspects of prostate anatomy are relevant to surgical approaches that optimize cancer control and preserve sexual function. Understanding zonal anatomy is critical to interpret variations in the endoscopic evaluation and treatment of benign prostatic disease. The seminal vesicles are important components of the reproductive tract and relevant to the clinical and pathologic staging of prostate malignancy.
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