How many eggs does a woman drop during ovulation?

By Andrea Rodrigo BSc, MSc.
Last Update: 04/17/2018

Every menstrual cycle, it is estimated that about 15 to 20 eggs start to mature in each ovary. However, only one egg is “drop”, that is, your ovary releases just one egg per cycle.

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BSc, MSc
Embryologist
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
Embryologist. Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.
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