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mid-cycle surge induces ovulation
LH (Luteinizing hormone)
regulates cholesterol conversion to pregnenolone in ovarian theca cells as initial step in estrogen synthesis
LH (Luteinizing hormone)
Stimulates development of ovarian follicle
FSH (Follicle-stimulating hormone)
Regulates ovarian granulosa cell activity to control estrogen synthesis
FSH (Follicle-stimulating hormone)
Stimulates endometrial proliferation
Estrogens
Induces LH surge
Estrogens
High levels inhibit FSH
Estrogens
Principle role in sexual development
Estrogens
Principal role in sexual development
Estrogens
Stimulates endometrial gland development
Progesterone
Increases basal body temperature
Progesterone
Decrease in level lead to menstruation
Estrogens
Progesterone
Stimulates endometrial gland development
Progesterone
Inhibits LH & FSH
Progesterone
Maintains corpus luteum viability and progesterone secretion
hCG