secondary amenorrhea


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Related to secondary amenorrhea: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
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Noun1.secondary amenorrhea - cessation of menstruation in a woman who had previously menstruated
amenia, amenorrhea, amenorrhoea - absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow
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As reported as the research in 2006, polycystic ovary syndrome, hypothalamic amenorrhea, hyperprolactinemia, and ovarian failure were the most common causes of amenorrhea; in addition, functional hypothalamic amenorrhea (FHA) is responsible for 20–35% of secondary amenorrhea cases.
From teenage girls to menopausal women, this is a concerning issue seemingly more urgent than secondary amenorrhea.
She attained menarche at the age of 10 (now 12 years of age), but had developed secondary amenorrhea for the last 1 year.
In 10%-28% of cases, PPOI causes primary and in 4%-18% secondary amenorrhea.
She had undergone cesarean section 14 months back in view of non-progress of labour and was also abdominally operated for VVF (Vesico vaginal fistula) 10 months back followed by secondary amenorrhea.
syrup is significantly effective over placebo in inducing bleeding in women with secondary amenorrhea and that the pattern of bleeding is significantly more regular with Mentha longifolia L.
Secondary amenorrhea is not, in itself, a cause for concern; however, it can be a symptom of other pathological states.
We report the case of a 25-year old G4p1+2, A1 woman who presented at the Gynaecologic Emergency Unit of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH) Bauchi, with secondary amenorrhea of 8 weeks, pelvic pain and vaginal bleeding of 1 day duration.
Secondary amenorrhea is the absence of menses for three months in women with previously normal menstruation and for nine months in women with previous oligomenorrhea.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 27, 2014-Therapeutics Inc begins Phase 3 clinical trial of TX 12-002-HR for treating secondary amenorrhea in women
M2 PHARMA-January 27, 2014-Therapeutics Inc begins Phase 3 clinical trial of TX 12-002-HR for treating secondary amenorrhea in women