How Does Ejaculation Occur?

Ejaculation is controlled by the body’s central nervous system and occurs when sexual stimulation is combined with a certain degree of friction. This creates impulses that are sent to the spinal cord and up into the brain. The brain then sends signals back down the spinal cord to the genital area. These signals cause the pelvic muscles to start contracting.

 

When this happens, phase one of ejaculation kicks in: the tubes that store and transport sperm from the testicles (or testis) start to contract to squeeze the sperm through the prostate gland and towards the base of the penis. Once this occurs, ejaculation becomes an unstoppable force and the process moves on to phase two, when muscles at the base of the penis begin to contract to force the semen up through the urethra and out of the penis.

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