premenopausal

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pre·men·o·paus·al

 (prē′mĕn-ə-pô′zəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the years of a woman's life before the onset of menopause.

premenopausal

(ˌpriːmenəˈpɔːzəl)
adj
(Physiology) of, occurring in, or relating to the period before the menopause
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Adj.1.premenopausal - prior to menopause
Translations

premenopausal

adj premenopáusico
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A similar reduction in breast cancer risk is achieved with prophylactic salpingooophorectomy, if performed premenopausally, which is necessary to manage the ovarian cancer risk associated with the BRCA genes.
The last decade premenopausally seems the most critical, and the research reinforces the notion of breast cancer risk being modifiable by lifestyle.
2006) found a 50% reduction in the risk of contralateral breast cancer in BRCA1 and a 42% reduction in BRCA2 carriers who were treated premenopausally with tamoxifen for their first breast cancer (hormone receptor-positive disease).
As a future strategy, the concept of using tamoxifen or a SERM premenopausally, followed by an aromatase inhibitor postmenopausally, may be an optimal strategy for testing in trials," Dr.
What I suspect is that smoking may lead to lower estrogen levels premenopausally, which could lead to brain neurons that are less viable and more likely to die early.