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a cell of the membrana granulosa lining the vesicular ovarian follicle that becomes a granulosa lutein of the corpus luteum after ovulation.
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gran·u·lo·sa cell(gran'yū-lō'să sel)
A cell of the membrana granulosa lining the vesicular ovarian follicle that becomes a luteal cell of the corpus luteum after ovulation.
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One of the many cuboidal cells that surround and nurture the maturing oocyte.See: follicular cell (2)
See also: cell
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