menorrhea


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men•or•rhe•a

or men•or•rhoe•a

(ˌmɛn əˈri ə)

n.
menstrual flow.
[1855–60]
men`or•rhe′al, men`or•rhe′ic, adj.
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Noun1.menorrhea - flow of blood from the uterus; occurs at roughly monthly intervals during a woman's reproductive years
adult female body, woman's body - the body of an adult woman
blood - the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets; "blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries away waste products"; "the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions"
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men·or·rhea

n. menorrea, flujo menstrual normal.
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The demographic characteristics of patients and controls presented in table 2 revealed a significant difference with respect to age (p=<0.001), age of menarche (p=<0.001), parity (p=<0.001), menorrhea (p=<0.001), diet (p=<0.001) and BMI (0.005).
We noted that the presence of menorrhea and large uterine volume (more than 180 cm [sup]3) were associated with moderate-to-severe LUTS.
Preterm delivery, history of fractures, coke and spirit intake (glasses and more/day use was considered), vitamin use, history of smoking, age of onset of menorrhea for girls, and dressing styles were recorded.