Follicular status at the menopause.

  title={Follicular status at the menopause.},
  author={Roger G. Gosden},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  volume={2 7},
The store of ovarian follicles which is formed before birth progressively diminishes as a result of follicle death (atresia) and recruitment towards ovulation and will become barren in time. Depletion has occurred in the human ovary at or shortly after the menopause bringing reproductive potential, which has been declining for several years, to a final halt… CONTINUE READING