Flashcards in Menstrual cycle Deck (4)
Days 1-5 Outerlayer of urterine wall the endometrium is shed
Day 1-13 Hypothalamus releases FSH releasing factor. Pituitary gland releases FSH which stimulates maturation of egg cell in a follicle to grow. Follicle releases oestrogen that causes the building up of endometrium
~~day 14. Lutenising Hormone LH is released by pituitary gland which causes ovulation. Follicle bursts releasing egg.