Handout #6 - Student Version

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TA: Ishita Desai OH: Th 10-11am Café Roma Section: Th 9-9:50am Center 217B idesai@ucsd.edu Handout #6 – Student Version MENSTRUAL CYCLE Hormone Effects When Estrogen Cell growth/division/proliferation ↑myometrium (smooth muscle) ↑excitability ____________ before and after ovulation Progesteron e ↓ proliferation by _______________(and it’s other effects) ↑development of secretory ducts/glands ↑ mucopolysaccharides as nourishment for potential embryo ↑________________________ ____________ after ovulation, during luteal phase ____________ during follicular phase
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TA: Ishita Desai OH: Th 10-11am Café Roma Section: Th 9-9:50am Center 217B idesai@ucsd.edu Phases of the Ovarian Cycle (Oh, Joy?) – many of the hormones/steps are mentioned twice (under the different hormones…so it’s not THAT much info) Stage Estrogen/Progesterone FSH LH Early Follicular Estrogen starts ___ ↓FSH and LH and amplitude of GnRH pulses; ↓sensitivity of gonadotrophs to GnRH
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2012 for the course BICD 150 taught by Professor Fortes during the Winter '09 term at UCSD.

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