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1. Anovulation
The absence of ovulation .

2. Clomiphene citrate (Clomid, Serophene)
A fertility drug that stimulates ovulation through the release of gonadotropin s from the pituitary gland .

3. Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG)
Human chorionic gonadotropin is the hormone produced early in pregnancy that keeps the corpus luteum producing progesterone ; it may be injected to stimulate ovulation and progesterone production. This hormone is also elevated in trophoblastic disease and germ cell cancers and thus serves as a useful tumor marker for these cancers. Patients with non-cancerous conditons such as inflammatory bowel disease , duodenal ulcer s, or cirrhosis or cancers of the breast, lung, pancreas, ovary, or gastrointestinal system may have elevated HCG levels.

4. Implantation
Attachment of the fertilized egg to the uterine lining, usually occurring five to seven days after ovulation .

5. Luteal phase
The second half of the ovarian cycle when the corpus luteum is formed; occurs after ovulation .

6. Metrodin (Pure FSH)
An injectable drug consisting of pure follicle stimulating hormone used to stimulate ovulation.

7. Oocyte
An oocyte is an ovum just before ovulation. It has been stimulated to complete the first meiotic division (it was arrested in the end of the first meiotic division at the birth of the person). The other daughter cell, call the first polar body, fragments and disintegrates. An oocyte begins the second meiotic division, and stops at metaphase . The oocyte may be fertilized by a sperm .

8. Ovarian wedge resection
The surgical removal of a portion of a polycystic ovary to induce ovulation.

9. Ovulation
ovulation is the maturation and release of the ovum from the ovary . Both the follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteining hormone (LH) are needed for this process.

10. Ovulation
The release of an egg from the ovary.

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