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Unformatted text preview: ovulate around 500 in her lifetime. The granulosa cells stop growing and detach from the basal lamina . The oocyte dies and the whole unit is phagocytosed .-every follicle needs FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) to go on and ovulate. The one follicle that moves on needs more FSH and takes the FSH from all the other follicles. The follicles that gets ahead in the race gets a lot of estrogen early on and uses the estrogen to get more FSH receptors and starve out the other follicles so they don’t get enough FSH.-FSH makes follicles grow. COW FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE TRACT-go through rectum to assess what is going on in the reproductive tract-if you are using an inseminating gun, put it in pointing up because if its pointing down it’s going into the bladder-cow means previously had a calf...
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- Spring '09
- Ectopic pregnancy, Uterus, Vagina, ovarian follicles, follicles/eggs Follicular atresia