2012

Atlas of the Mammalian Ovary

Morphological Dynamics and Potential Role of Innate Immunity

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ISBN: 978-3-642-30534-4 (Print) 978-3-642-30535-1 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-8

    Introduction

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    Pages 9-22

    Follicle Stages and Follicular Atresia

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    Pages 23-29

    Follicular Atresia as a Proliferative and Inflammatory Event

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    Pages 31-37

    The Cortex and Cellular Stromatolysis

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    Pages 39-59

    The Ovulatory Period as Acute Inflammatory Response to Oxidative Stress and Follicle Cell Harvest

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    Pages 61-79

    Corpus Luteum Life Cycle with Focus on Capillary Sprouting and Regression, Eosinophils, and KIT-Positive Cells

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    Pages 81-97

    Intraovarian Oocyte Release (IOR) with Severe Tissue Damage

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    Pages 99-107

    Vascular Stromatolysis and Vascular Luteolysis for Bulk Tissue Removal

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    Pages 109-114

    Polycystic and Postmenopausal Ovaries with Negligible Mast Cells

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    Pages 115-126

    Cytokeratin-Positive Cells as Dendritic-Like Cells and Potential Albumin Coexpression in Follicles and CL

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    Pages 127-132

    Aspects of Immunological Control, Novel Concepts, Challenges, and Clinical Perspectives

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 133-141