diestrus


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diestrus

[dī′es·trəs]
(physiology)
The long, quiescent period following ovulation in the estrous cycle in mammals; the stage in which the uterus prepares for the reception of a fertilized ovum.
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Cytological features following vaginal smear represent each stage of estrous cycle Stage of Nucleated Squamous Cornified squamous estrous cycle epithelial cells epithelial cells epithelial cells Proestrus + - - Estrus - + - Metestrus - - + Diestrus - - - Stage of Leukocytes estrous cycle Proestrus - Estrus - Metestrus + Diestrus + Proestrus, predominantly consisting of nucleated epithelial cells; estrus, with cornfield squamous epithelial cells; metestrus, consisting of cornified squamous epithelial cells and predominance of leukocytes; and diestrus, consisting predominantly of leucocytes Table 2.
Figure 8 shows behavioral parameters depend on estrus and diestrus. There was only one estrous HD female in the test, which complicated the statistical analysis of the estrous cycle.
A complete estrous cycle for females 4 and 1* (proestrus, estrus, and metestrus or diestrus) was observed.
reported that the GSH content in the ovaries increased from the oestrous to metestrus phase compared with the diestrus to pro-oestrus phase in adult rats [103].
In particular, cDCs generated in the absence of E2 produced an amount of IL-12 that was not significantly different from that produced by cDCs generated with diestrus levels of E2 (Figure 3(a)).
Effect of ovariectomy in the early first half of the diestrus on induction or maintenance of canine deciduoma.
Blood sample were collected on post-partum day (PPD) 60, 82 and 105 of the lactation stage during diestrus. DMY varied significantly with PPDs and within breed (P<0.001).
The team wanted to know why females are indifferent to males during the infertile period known as diestrus.
Various studies demonstrated the cure of pyometra with only a single use of 10 mg/kg of antiprogestin aglepristone subcutaneously on days 1, 2 and 8 of the diestrus, combined with cloprostenol, which induces the opening of the cervix and the resulting drainage of the uterus (13-15).
The same study focused on the influence of Neem alcoholic extract on the estrus cycle of rats treated with 1000mg [kg.sup.-1] during 21 days, and found there was an increase in duration of the diestrus and, thus, a decrease in estrus frequency.