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Testosterone stimulates sperm production spermatogenesisand influences the development of male secondary sex characteristics. The primary sexual characteristics in males are Testes, penis, seminal vesicles. These include breast development, flaring of the hips, and a shorter period necessary for bone maturation.
The spike in LH causes ovulation: the most mature follicle ruptures and releases its egg. Additional Nursing Flashcards. E3 estriol is the major estrogen in the pregnant female. University and has many years of experience in teaching.
Falling values during pregnancy suggest fetoplacental deterioration and require prompt reassessment of the pregnancy, including the possibility of early delivery.
Saikat R. Progesterone stimulates the growth of the endometrial lining of the uterus in order to prepare it for pregnancy; a strong surge of LH at around day 14 of the cycle triggers ovulation of an egg from the most mature follicle. Develops and maintains the female secondary sex characteristics, and regulates the menstrual cycle.
If pregnancy implantation does not occur, the lining of the uterus is sloughed off, a process known as menstruation. Stimulates Uterine contractors during birth, and causes milk to flow from the mammary glands after childbirth.
Slowly-rising levels of FSH and LH cause the growth of follicles on the surface of the ovary, which prepares the egg for ovulation. Take the new Word of the Day Quiz to see how many words you remember from August 31 to September 6, !
Pain Management Rounds ; 1 9. Multiple choice questions more than one answer may be correct for each question Which serum levels of the following hormones may be reduced by taking oral opioids for more than one year? Reinisch JM Fetal hormones, the brain, and human sex differences: a heuristic, integrative review of the recent literature.
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