amenorrhoea

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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.
Further investigations revealed absence of secondary sexual characters, primary amennorhea, widely spaced nipples, hypoplastic uterus, underdeveloped ovary, cardiac examination including the echocardiography revealed atrial septal defect of ostium secundum type, but no webbed neck.
Warren MP, Brooks-Gunn J, Hamilton LH, et al: Scoliosis and fractures in young ballet dancers: Relation to delayed menarche and secondary amennorhea.