What Is a Corpus Luteum? How Does It Work? And What Can Go Wrong?
The female reproductive system is freakin' cool. That's all I'm saying. What is the corpus luteum, and how does it work? What is a corpus luteum cyst? What is corpus luteum deficiency? All the answers here.
The Link Between Body Temperature, Ovulation, and Pregnancy
This chart shows the progression of the follicle/corpus luteum, body temperature, hormone levels, and the building of the uterine lining during an average female cycle. Ovulation is marked by the grey vertical line.