Reference Entry

follicular phase

Edited by Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine

in A Dictionary of Biology

Seventh edition

Published in print June 2016 | ISBN: 9780198714378
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191782770
follicular phase

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The phase of the *oestrous cycle (menstrual cycle of women) during which the Graafian follicles mature and the lining of the uterus thickens under the influence of oestrogen....

Reference Entry.  31 words. 

Subjects: Biological Sciences

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