A follicle that has reached the most mature stage of folliculogenesis, characterized by the presence of the antrum [ http://www.repropedia.org/antral-follicle http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: folliculus ovaricus tertiarius folliculus ovaricus tertiarius (vesiculosus) vesicular follicle of ovary folliculus ovaricus tertiarius (vesiculous) vesicular ovarian follicle tertiary follicle of ovary ovary antral follicle Graafian follicle folliculi ovarici vesiculosi antral ovarian follicle

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Term information


uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
folliculi ovarici vesiculosi [ FMA:18641 FMA:TA ]

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has broad synonym

antral follicle

has related synonym

tertiary egg follicle