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A 45-year-old female asked:

Does the endometrium lining build up having a monthly period?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Yes, exactly: The lining builds up starting from the last period until ovulation, about two weeks later. Then if there is no embryo to implant, the lining is shed leading to the next period. Good question.

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Last updated May 25, 2013

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