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Noun1.oligomenorrhea - abnormally light or infrequent menstruation
menses, menstruation, catamenia, menstruum, period, flow - the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause; "the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation"; "a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped"--Hippocrates; "the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females"--Aristotle


n. oligomenorrea, deficiencia en la menstruación.
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There are several causes for irregular periods, or Oligomenorrhoea, such as a big weight loss, training hard or taking the pill.
It is associated with oligomenorrhoea due to chronic anovulation, signs of excessive androgen levels and subfecundity.
Obesity is also related to menstrual irregularities: rates of amenorrhoea, oligomenorrhoea and menorrhagia are four times higher in obese women.