A 48-year-old member asked:
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what happens to the unfertilized egg (ovum) during a period?

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Dr. Yale Kanter
60 years experience Ophthalmology
Unfertilized ovum: If it remains unfertilized it is shed.
Answered on Oct 11, 2018

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