Lactation

Lactation - produce milk by prolactin • This continues as...

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Lactation Following implantation of the fertilized ovum,the mammary tissues develop By the time pregnancy has reached full term the secretion of the colostrums has begun Following childbirth,the milk producing cells of the mammaries are stimulated to
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Unformatted text preview: produce milk by prolactin • This continues as long as the mammaries are nursed • Long term discontinuation causes degeneration of glandular tissue so milk production ceases...
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