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per·i·men·o·pause

 (pĕr′ə-mĕn′ə-pôz′)
n.
The period of a woman's life characterized by physiological changes associated with the end of reproductive capacity, terminating with the completion of menopause. Also called climacteric.

per′i·men′o·paus′al adj.

perimenopause

(ˌpɛrɪˈmɛnəʊˌpɔːz)
n
(Physiology) the period leading up to the menopause during which some of the symptoms associated with menopause may be experienced
ˌperiˌmenoˈpausal adj
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Finally, we recently found that reference values of CDTect in nondrinking perimenopausal women were dependent on the frequency of menstruation in the past year.
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The aim of the study is to determine the histopathological patterns of endometrial curettings in perimenopausal women with abnormal uterine bleeding.
Among the themes that emerged were an occasional perimenopausal onset of MS ("menopause and MS symptoms were pretty much simultaneous," one 58-year-old respondent said); the effect of hot flashes on MS symptoms ("I confused the two, especially hot flashes," said a 53-year-old woman); and worsening of MS-related disability after menopause, particularly surgical ("Before I stopped taking birth control pills I was working and able to walk and house clean, etc.
The study conducted at Pescara University examined 70 perimenopausal women, aged 40-50 years.
The menstrual cycle and its attendant hormonal changes can exacerbate mental health disorders or trigger new disorders, such as premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) and perimenopausal depression.
Last February 6, integrated healthcare and life sciences company AJ Research and Pharma launched Meno Balance, its latest supplement for perimenopausal and menopausal women (under its health and wellness product line Vitraplus), held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Bonifacio Global City.
It normally happens with the women when they attain Perimenopausal age.
I knew it was my perimenopausal state and fluctuating hormones.
The most probable aetiology of abnormal uterine bleeding is related to patient's reproductive age, whether the patient is premenopausal, perimenopausal or postmenopausal.
The findings indicated that perimenopausal and postmenopausal women who experienced disturbed sleep showed that 53 percent had a sleep disorder such as OSA, restless leg syndrome, or both.