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Regarding menstrual cycle - choose the incorrect one :

( A ) lack of menstruation is always indicative of pregnancy
( B ) starts with the menstrual phase, when menstrual flow occurs
( C ) occurs if the released ovum is not fertilised
( D ) lasts for 3-5 days

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(A) is the right answer.

The menstrual cycle starts with the menstrual phase, when menstrual flow occurs and it lasts for 3-5 days. The menstrual flow results due to breakdown of endometrial lining of the uterus and its blood vessels which forms liquid that comes out through ******. Menstruation only occurs if the released ovum is not fertilised. Lack of menstruation may be indicative of pregnancy. However, it may also be caused due to some other underlying causes like stress, poor health etc.
answered Apr 3, 2014 by pady_1
 
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