oligomenorrhea


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Noun1.oligomenorrhea - abnormally light or infrequent menstruation
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
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ol·i·go·men·or·rhe·a

n. oligomenorrea, deficiencia en la menstruación.
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This includes menorrhagia, oligomenorrhea, polymenorrhea, menometrorrhagia, mid-cycle spotting, acute abnormal bleeding, and dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
Symptoms reported included dysmenorrhea in 40(24.1%), irregular bleeding in 45(27%), oligomenorrhea in 30(18%), hypermenorrhoea in 12(7.2%), dyspareunia in 23(13.8%) and vague complaints in 16 (9.6%) cases (Table-1).
Signs and symptoms related to increased PRL such as oligomenorrhea, amenorrhea, and galactorrhea are more common in women in the adolescent period (4).
We recommend that symptoms related to hyperprolactinemia, such as galactorrhoea, oligomenorrhea and amenorrhea, should be considered if this drug will be used in female patients.
25(OHD) 1 IU/L (normal value of LH/FSH ratio is a$?1 IU/L) in patients presenting with oligomenorrhea (cycles >35 days) or amenorrhea (fewer than 3 cycles in the past 6 months).
She suffered from intermittent periods of oligomenorrhea with subsequent polymenorrhoea for more than a year with recently worsened menorrhagia.
The most common menstrual disturbance noted was oligomenorrhea, seen in 32 (64%) patients and 6 (12%) patients had amenorrhea.
By contrast, gentle suppression of circulating estradiol to a concentration in the range of 20 to 45 pg/mL may result in amenorrhea or oligomenorrhea, suppression of the growth of endometriosis lesions, a modest reduction in pelvic pain, mild hot flashes, and minimal bone loss.
Keywords: Infertility, oligomenorrhea, secondary amenorrhea, reproductive hormones, hormonal imbalance.
A large proportion of youngster girls/women suffer from various reproductive troubles, particularly menstrual irregularities such as menorrhagia, polymenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, and dysmenorrhea.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common endocrine and metabolic disorders with a prevalence of approximately 60-70% in Chinese obese women of reproductive age.[1] The common manifestations of PCOS are oligomenorrhea, chronic anovulation, hyperandrogenism, hyperinsulinemia, and polycystic ovaries on ovarian ultrasonography.[2] PCOS increases the risks of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, endometrial cancer, and ovarian cancer.[3],[4] The pathogenesis of PCOS remains unclear, although it is considered to be the result of interaction between genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors.
(8) Inperi-menopausal and postmenopausal women, the authors suggest that a presumptive diagnosis of PCOS can be based upon a well-documented long-term history of oligomenorrhea and hyperandrogenism during the reproductive years.