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Term:
ovarian follicle rupture (GO:0001543)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (1) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (1)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
antral ovarian follicle growth +   
apoptotic process involved in luteolysis  
cumulus cell differentiation +  
follicle-stimulating hormone signaling pathway  
follicular fluid formation in ovarian follicle antrum +  
generation of ovulation cycle rhythm  
initiation of primordial ovarian follicle growth  
luteinization +   
luteolysis +   
negative regulation of progesterone biosynthesis involved in luteolysis 
ovarian cumulus expansion  
ovarian follicle endowment 
ovarian follicle rupture  
Disruption of theca cell layer releasing follicular fluid and/or the oocyte.
ovulation from ovarian follicle +   
preantral ovarian follicle growth  
primary ovarian follicle growth +   
progesterone secretion +   
uterine wall breakdown  
uterine wall growth 

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Definition Sources: http://ovary.stanford.edu

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