( Pharmaceutical : Physiology )
Estrogen is a hormone produced in the ovaries of female animals. Estrogen controls the reproductive cycle and prepares the body for pregnancy.
Levels of the hormone estrogen are highest in the years a woman is menstruating.
Levels of the female hormone estrogen, which is produced in the ovary, are much lower after the menopause.
Estrogen is a hormone produced in the ovaries of female animals.
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