interestrous

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interestrous

between estral periods.

interestrous cycle
the cycle of proestrus, estrus, metestrus, diestrus. See also Table 17.
interestrous interval
the interval, in days, between estrus periods. See Table 17. An important figure in the differential diagnosis of infertility.
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1995b) into the uterine lumen from d 12 to 14 or d 11 to 15 of the estrous cycle extends the interestrous interval and CL lifespan; therefore, IFNT alone appears to be the antiluteolytic factor produced by ovine conceptuses.
Intrauterine injections of recombinant ovine IFNT (roIFNT) and bovine IFNT (rbIFNT) extend CL lifespan, interestrous interval and inhibit OXT-induced secretion of PGF by the uterus.
Intrauterine infusion of bovine conceptus secretory proteins in cyclic cows between d 15 to 21 increases the interestrous interval from 23 to 24 d to 30 to 39 d (Knickerbocker et al.
Effect of exogenous recombinant ovine interferon tau on circulating concentrations of progesterone, cortisol, LH and antiviral activity, interestrous interval, rectal temperature, and uterine response to oxytocin in cyclic ewes.