amenorrhoea

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Related to Amennorhea: primary amenorrhea, secondary amenorrhea

a·men·or·rhoe·a

 (ā-mĕn′ə-rē′ə)
n. Chiefly British
Variant of amenorrhea.

a·men′or·rhoe′ic, a·men′or·rhoe′al adj.

amenorrhoea

(æˌmɛnəˈrɪə; eɪ-) or

amenorrhea

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) abnormal absence of menstruation
[C19: from a-1 + meno- + -rrhoea]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amenorrhoea - absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
primary amenorrhea - delay of menarche beyond age 18
secondary amenorrhea - cessation of menstruation in a woman who had previously menstruated
Translations

amenorrhoea

amenorrhea (US) [eɪˌmenəˈrɪə] Namenorrea f

amenorrhoea

, (US) amenorrhea
n (Med) → Amenorrhöe f
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Thus, the reported de novo translocation in a phenotypically normal female with primary amennorhea could be due to the deleterious effects related to disruption of essential genes on X chromosome.
These findings have established important links between energy stores and many other physiologic systems and led to the use of leptin as a treatment for an increasing number of other human conditions including a subset of obesity, some forms of diabetes including lipodystrophy and hypothalamic amennorhea (the cessation of menstruation seen in extremely thin women).