menstrual period


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menstrual period

n.
A single monthly occurrence of menstruation.
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Dysmenorrhea or menstrual cramps are painful sensations that affect women before and during their menstrual period.
When the menstrual period starts in girls, the prevalence goes way up, but what our data suggests is that it occurs even before that," said Vincent Martin, one of the researchers of the study.
Research has proven that in Ghana, a good number of girls, especially in the deprived communities, are unable to attend school during their menstrual period.
Menopause refers to the time in a womans life when she stops having a menstrual period and is no longer fertile.
Public health agency The US Food and Drug Administration Wednesday approved the marketing of the PicoAMH Elisa diagnostic test through the de novo premarket review pathway in the determination of a patient's menopausal status, when the woman stops having a menstrual period and is no longer fertile.
Asked about Bertiz's medical condition, senior deputy minority leader Lito Atienza quipped: 'He's in the hospital because he wanted [doctors] to check his menstrual period.'
Items 1 I can take a shower during my menstrual period. 2 It is easy for me to control my mood swings such as depression during menstruation period.
Premenopausal change in migraine in women who hadn't yet missed a menstrual period in the past 12 months was a less frequent event.
This you can calculate from her menstrual period. She should also undertake some basic medical tests to rule out any underlying ailments.
As shown in figure 1, we found balance performance (4.23[+ or -]2.555) of swimmer female in menstrual period for first month, balance performance (4.00[+ or -]1.826) of swimmer female in menstrual period for second month, balance performance (3.69[+ or -]2.213) of swimmer female in menstrual period for third month, balance performance (4.38[+ or -]2.219) of swimmer female in menstrual period for fourth month.
Gestational age has traditionally been determined from the date of the last menstrual period. This assumes that conception occurs on day 14 of the cycle.
The symptom patterns included: early symptom onset, beginning 11 years before the final menstrual period and declining after menopause; onset of symptoms near the final period with a later decline; early onset with high frequency of symptoms; and persistently low frequency of symptoms.