What is the name of the hormone secreted by the corpus luteum?

The corpus luteum is a yellowish mass left after the ovulation of the mature ovarian follicle.
It secretes progesterone which acts on the uterus and prepares its endometrial lining for pregnancy.
It also acts on mammary glands.

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