Do Men Have a Uterus?


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Men do not have a uterus. The uterus is a female reproductive organ that gestates the embryo and the fetus during pregnancy. At the end of the pregnancy, muscles in the uterus push the fetus out into the world.

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Do Men Have a Uterus?
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The uterus is a hollow organ situated in a woman's pelvis between the rectum and the urinary bladder. It is about the size and shape of a pear when it's empty, but can grow to accommodate a full-term infant. Because of the purpose of the uterus, a woman's pelvis is different from a man's in that it can open up to facilitate childbirth.

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