A 44-year-old member asked:
what triggers ovulation and the formation of the corpus luteum?
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Dr. Roger Duvivier answered
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
An LH surge: The release of a large amount of the hormone LH (lutenizing hormone) from the pituitary gland is believed to be the trigger for ovulation and the subsequent formation of a corpus luteum.
Answered on Feb 5, 2017
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