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Follicular Phase

"Follicular Phase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The period of the MENSTRUAL CYCLE representing follicular growth, increase in ovarian estrogen (ESTROGENS) production, and epithelial proliferation of the ENDOMETRIUM. Follicular phase begins with the onset of MENSTRUATION and ends with OVULATION.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Follicular Phase" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Follicular Phase" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 79 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1994 and 2002
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.