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What is amenorrhea?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience in Radiology
Amenorrhea: Is the absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age.
Answered on Dec 8, 2017
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Dr. Giuseppe Barbesino
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Big difference!: Amenorrhea means lack of menstruation for six months or more. Anemia means a low count of hemoglobin, the protein that transports oxygen in the blood ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Wingo
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Too few periods: Oligo- means few (or little); menorrhea describes menses, or periods. So oligomenorrhea means having too few periods, usually defined as 6 or fewer i ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
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Lack of periods..: Anytime after you had periods as teenager. Most common cause is pregnancy!
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Missed periods: Secondary amenorrhea is when you stop having periods after previously having them.

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