pregnancy phase

pregnancy phase

the changes that occur in the endometrium after the oocyte is fertilized, such as enlargement of the corpus luteum and thickening of the uterine lining; this phase ends when the fetus is expelled.
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Therefore, if vimentin expression was detected in the CL tissues during the earlier pregnancy phase (around the period for maternal recognition), vimentin may be used as a marker for the CL development during pregnancy in Korean native cows.
45 Expression of pregnancy phase 2509 P48616 Vimentin 2.
Not yet "blessed by God" with a child of their own they'd seen the show's premise as a way to sate those parental urges, thereby skipping the whole sleepless nights, teething and dirty nappy stage and fast-fowarding straight to the adolescent recrimination and unwanted pregnancy phase.