What is epididymis?

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  • Epididymis is part of the male reproductive system.
  • It is the long, coiled tubule on the surface of a testis in which sperm mature.
  • Epididymis empties into the vas deferens
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answered by Sulekha Shah
vasa efferentia leads into epididymis.
epididymis is highly coiled tube ., compact mass of
4 cm.., comprises 3 parts
caput(head/ globus major)
corpus (body/globus normal)
cauda (tail/ globus minor)
The sperms are temporarily stored  here.
it is pseudostratified columnar epithelium
answered by Simran