FSH is secreted by the pituitary gland and exerts its function on the ovary. As a woman gets older, more FSH hormone will be needed for oocyte maturation.
FSH is responsible for follicular development.
By Concha Leal Cariñena (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez (embryologist) and Zaira Salvador BSc, MSc (embryologist).
Last Update: 06/08/2021