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.

menorrhagia

(ˌmɛnɔːˈreɪdʒɪə)
n
(Pathology) excessive bleeding during menstruation
menorrhagic adj

men•or•rha•gi•a

(ˌmɛn əˈreɪ dʒi ə, -dʒə)

n.
excessive menstrual discharge.
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
Translations
ménorragie

menorrhagia

[ˌmenɔːˈreɪdʒɪə] Nmenorragia f

menorrhagia

n (Med) → überhöhte Menstruationsblutung

menorrhagia

[ˌmɛnɔːˈreɪdʒɪə] nmenorragia

men·or·rha·gi·a

n. menorragia, períodos o reglas muy abundantes.
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During this time, it is common for adolescents to present with menorrhagia.
Those excluded were patients who had contraindications for levonorgestrel intrauterine system and norethisterone use; pregnancy; post-menopausal bleeding; uterine neoplastic disease; patients with concomitant use of medications that could influence the study objectives including sex steroids, any treatment for menorrhagia (including tranexamic acid and NSAIDs); patients who had intramural or subserous fibroids of mean diameter > 4cm or submucous fibroids, adenomyosis, or endometrial abnormalities; and those with coagulation disorders, liver disease or pelvic inflammatory disease.
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In a busy integrative medical practice, menorrhagia is not uncommon.
Traditional texts were included if they described the naturopathic treatment for endometriosis or associated symptoms such as dysmenorrhea and menorrhagia and where the author had a clear connection to the naturopathic profession.
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NEW YORK -- Cryoablation of the endometrium is a safe and effective office-based procedure for the treatment of menorrhagia, resulting in few operative complications, according to a chart review of 100 consecutive cases over a 3-year period.
The prevalence of menorrhagia in adolescent populations with bleeding disorders varies from 14% to 48%.
This article will examine physician perspective based on data collected comparing the choice among recommending hysterectomy, endometrial resection and ablation, and oral medical therapy for menorrhagia.
At some point in their reproductive years, 10% to 15% of women experience heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB), or menorrhagia.
The levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system is superior to various medical therapies at improving quality of life for women with menorrhagia, according to a report.