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What causes the cervix to close up tightly in perimenopausel women?

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Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Cervical stenosis: Is the medical term for the cervix to be tightly closed in any woman. It is more common in women who have not had kids, or in peri or postmenopausal women and often related to decrease in estrogen or, on occasion, scarring from previous deliveries or procedures
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A female asked:

What causes a woman's cervix to close?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Cervix: I assume you are talking about after birth. It is a combination of the uterus contracting, prolactin, and the lack of a baby contracting or pushing on it.
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