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Mesh term Estrous Cycle

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Reproductive Physiological Phenomena

Description

The period of cyclic physiological and behavior changes in non-primate female mammals that exhibit ESTRUS. The estrous cycle generally consists of 4 or 5 distinct periods corresponding to the endocrine status (PROESTRUS; ESTRUS; METESTRUS; DIESTRUS; and ANESTRUS).


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Anestrus
Diestrus
Estrus
Metestrus
Proestrus


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