menorrhagia


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men·or·rha·gi·a

 (mĕn′ə-rā′jē-ə)
n.
Abnormally heavy or extended menstrual flow.

men′or·rha′gic (-jĭk) adj.
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menorrhagia

(ˌmɛnɔːˈreɪdʒɪə)
n
(Pathology) excessive bleeding during menstruation
menorrhagic adj
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men•or•rha•gi•a

(ˌmɛn əˈreɪ dʒi ə, -dʒə)

n.
excessive menstrual discharge.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.menorrhagia - abnormally heavy or prolonged menstruation; can be a symptom of uterine tumors and can lead to anemia if prolonged
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
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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Translations
ménorragie

menorrhagia

[ˌmenɔːˈreɪdʒɪə] Nmenorragia f
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menorrhagia

n (Med) → überhöhte Menstruationsblutung
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menorrhagia

[ˌmɛnɔːˈreɪdʒɪə] nmenorragia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

men·or·rha·gi·a

n. menorragia, períodos o reglas muy abundantes.
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References in periodicals archive ?
KEYWORDS: Abnormal uterine bleeding, Menorrhagia, Polymenorrhea, Valve replacement, Warfarin induced menorrhagia.
You're in your 40s and you've developed menorrhagia so you have to use double sanitary protection.
Menorrhagia (heavy menses) is described as periods that come regularly but the total amount of blood lost per period is more than 80 millilitres.Alternatively, periods lasting more than seven days may be considered to be menorrhagia.
AEGEA Medical introduces the AEGEA Vapor System[TM], an Innovative solution for endometrial ablation to treat menorrhagia.
Endometrial ablation is a safe, effective and fast-growing procedure for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia), with the number of US cases estimated to have increased from 430,000 in 2014 to 490,000 in 2017 alone.
According to the company, nearly one in five women between the ages of 30 and 50 experience abnormally heavy or prolonged menstrual bleeding, known in the healthcare profession as 'abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB)' or 'menorrhagia'.
The main symptoms of adenomyosis include dysmenorrhea, menorrhagia, and bulk-related symptoms such as pelvic heaviness or increased urinary frequency in 35% of patients (1).
Although AM is a common benign gynecological disease, it may cause severe dysmenorrhea, menorrhagia, enlarged uterus, and infertility, which have negative impacts on patients' health and quality of life.
The majority of PTs were reproductive system related disorders (Breast enlargement, breast tenderness, dysmenorrhea, ectopic pregnancy, menorrhagia, menstruation delayed, metrorrhagia, nipple disorder, pregnancy after post coital contraception, premenstrual syndrome) and the remaining were categorized under miscellaneous category (Diarrhoea, dysuria, fungal infection, muscle spasm, pollakiuria).
Unfortunately, there aren't many therapies to help alleviate discomfort from menorrhagia which, added to the obvious emotional impact, can severely impact women's day-to-day activities and well-being".
DF lasts about five to seven days, no mortality, to be treated at home with antipyretics, while DHF has 10 percent mortality, with bleeding tendencies in the nose (epistaxis), gastrointestinal tract, gums and profuse menstruation (menorrhagia) leading to shock and sometimes death.
(4) It is reported that abnormal uterine bleeding pattern occurs in different ways like oligomenorrhoea, polymenorrhoea, menorrhagia and amenorrhea.