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What are vaginal cytologies used for?

To analyze reproductive cycle

2

What materials do you need for vaginal cytology?

Saline, cotton swab, slide, microscope, stain

3

What do non cornified epithelial cells with no white or red cells tell you about estrus?

Anestrus, not in heat

4

What does non cornified cells with some white and red blood cells tell you about estrus?

Pro estrus, coming into season

5

What does cornified cells with bacteria tell you about estrus.

They're in estrus

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What does non cornified cells with white blood cells tell us about estrus?

Out of estrus

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What works best to estimate estrus?

Progesterone testing

8

Event IN estrous cycle.

Estrus

9

The hormone that signals males.

Estrogen

10

FSH

Follicle stimulating hormone

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LH

Luteinizing hormone

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Replaces the space in the ovary where the follicle leaves.

Corpus luteum

13

Breaks down corpus luteum to stop pregnancy.

Prostaglandin