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Graafian follicle

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noun

The fundamental female reproductive unit composed of an oocyte, granulosa cells, and theca layers found inside the ovary.


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The oocyte inside the follicle would mature into an ovum or egg cell, which is then released from the ovary into the fallopian tube during ovulation.


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Reproductive Systems-Follicle

... to form primary oocytes.the germinal epithelium also divides to form follicle cells. Which surround the primary oocytes forming primary follicles. ... blood to the ovary, where it stimulates the development of one or more Graafian follicles I hope that I helped but I don’t know what is the answer ...

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by Tamaroshka
Sat Nov 14, 2009 12:12 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Reproductive Systems-Follicle
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