<gynaecology, physiology> The follicular phase is the pre-ovulatory phase of a woman's reproductive cycle during which the follicle grows and high oestrogen levels cause the uterine lining to grow. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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the first part of the ovarian cycle, lasting from the end of the menstrual phase until ovulation and corresponding to the proliferative phase of the uterine cycle; it is characterized by the development of a dominant ovarian follicle, which reaches maturity by midcycle. At the end of this phase there are surges of luteinizing hormone...
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The first phase of the menstrual cycle in which the ovarian follicle develops and grows. Hightened levels of estrogen cause the uterine lining to grow. Synonym(s): Proliferative Phase
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The pre-ovulatory portion of a woman's cycle during which a follicle grows and high levels of estrogen cause the lining of the uterus to proliferate. Normally takes between 12 and 14 days.
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