Why are the human testes located outside the abdominal cavity?

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#1

Why are the human testes located outside the abdominal cavity? Name the pouch in which they are present.


#2

Human testes responsible for synthesis of male gametes (sperms) need slightly lower temperature than the normal body temperature for this function. Thus, are located outside the abdominal cavity in sac-like structure called scrotum.