FSHR

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FSHR

A gene on chromosome 2p21-p16 that encodes a G protein-coupled receptor for follicle stimulating hormone, which plays a key role in gonad development.

Molecular pathology
FSHR mutations cause ovarian dysgenesis type 1 and ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.
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A mutation in the follicle-stimulating hormone receptor as a cause of familial spontaneous ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.
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Ontogeny of follicle-stimulating hormone receptor gene expression in isolated human Ovarian follicles.
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