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Doctor insights on: Corpus Colosum

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Who do you see for corpus?

Who do you see for corpus?

Corpus what?: Corpus (latin for 'body') is used in many contexts: corpus callosum, corpus luteum, corpus cavernosum…. Please be more specific. ...Read more

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Pain along my corpus cavernous on muyundercarriage why?

Pain along my corpus cavernous on muyundercarriage why?

Sorry: Your question, presumably about penile pain is rather vague. Perhaps you should be examined by a urologist? ...Read more

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What is the corpus spongiosum and where is it?

What is the corpus spongiosum and where is it?

Corpus spongiosum CS: Corpus Spongiosum is a soft spongy tissue encircling the urethra in men. Its function is to keep the urethra open and prevent it from collapsing during erection (which is caused by rush of blood flow into corpus covernosum- which is also encircling urethra in men). ...Read more

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What does haemorrhagic corpus luteum mean?

Bleeding: It means that the corpus luteum in your gyn tract has ruptured and caused bleeding. See yout gyn doctor. ...Read more

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Are there any known causes of persistent corpus luteum?

Yes: Fertility drug treatments (like Clomid (clomiphene) and injectable meds like HCG and hmg and fsh) increase the odds of forming corpus luteum cysts that can persist beyond the typical luteal phase duration. On "natural" cycles (no meds), it can happen for unknown reasons but is less common. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: corpus luteum?

See below: The corpus luteum (latin for "yellow body") is a temporary endocrine structure in female mammals that is involved in the production of relatively high levels of Progesterone and moderate levels of Estradiol and inhibin a. It is colored as a result of concentrating carotenoids from the diet and secretes a moderate amount of estrogen to inhibit further release of gnrh and thus of lh and fsh. ...Read more

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What does is mean when there is no corpus luteum seen at 5 weeks 2 days?

Need for hormones: Corpus luteum is a small normal functional cyst in your ovary that makes Progesterone hormone that supports an early pregnancy till about 8 to 10 weeks. When it is not seen on ultrasound, your doctor may prescribe Progesterone to support the pregnancy. ...Read more