State the functions of oestrogen.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 16th Jul, 2014, 08:32: AM

Expert Answer:

Functions of oestrogen:

  1. It stimulates the growth and activities of secondary sex organs in females.

  2. It stimulates the development of the ovarian follicle.

  3. It is responsible for the development of secondary sexual characters such as high pitch voice and the development of breasts in females.

  4. It regulates female sexual behaviour.

  5. It also promotes the development of mammary glands.

(Write any three) 

Answered by  | 16th Jul, 2014, 10:32: AM