Lower olfactory threshold during the ovulatory phase of the menstrual cycle

@article{NavarretePalacios2003LowerOT,
  title={Lower olfactory threshold during the ovulatory phase of the menstrual cycle},
  author={Evelia Navarrete-Palacios and R. Hudson and G. Reyes-Guerrero and R. Guevara-Guzm{\'a}n},
  journal={Biological Psychology},
  year={2003},
  volume={63},
  pages={269-279}
}
We investigated whether olfactory detection threshold is correlated with phase of the menstrual cycle. Three hundred and thirty-two women 13-49 years old were tested once during either the follicular, ovulatory, luteal or menstrual phase, and 15 women 20-43 years old were tested at each of these phases across one complete cycle. In three non-cycling control groups subjects were each tested once; 83 post-menopausal women 47-86 years old, 60 pre-pubertal girls 5-12 years old, and 183 men 17-30… Expand
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