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There is no doubt that the ability of the ovary to produce a dominant follicle, which ovulates a fertilizable egg, is under the control of the endocrine system, most notably by the hormones FSH and LH. Many patients confuse these terms, believing that follicle equals oocyte. Related articles in Web of Science Google Scholar. Higher order pregnancies are associated with an increased risk of prematurity with resultant higher perinatal morbidity and mortality, increased cost and greater use of neonatal resources Wilcox et al.