Brown City, MI
A 43-year-old female asked:
had total hysterectomy at age32,does losing estrogen cause premature ageing from being thrown into menopause,if not estrogen what hormones can be caus?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Premature: menopause can alter your body's metabolism. There is some difference of opinion, but many physicians would have given you a few years of estrogen replacement therapy. Other medical problems are also possible, and you need a full evaluation with your physician.
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