The menstrual cycle consists of several phases: menstruation, proliferative phase, secretory or luteal phase and ischemic phase. This last phase of the menstrual cycle is when the corpus luteum disappears and the amount of estrogen and progesterone decreases.
Ischemic phase of the menstrual cycle
By Antonio Forgiarini M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Sergio Rogel Cayetano M.D. (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 10/20/2023