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Is amenorrhea a result of anorexia?

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Dr. Giuseppe Barbesino
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes

Women losing weight significantly and rapidly can loose their periods and develop amenorrhea.
Amenorrhea is a well recognized consequence of anorexia.

In brief: Yes

Women losing weight significantly and rapidly can loose their periods and develop amenorrhea.
Amenorrhea is a well recognized consequence of anorexia.
Dr. Giuseppe Barbesino
Dr. Giuseppe Barbesino
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In brief: Can be!

There are several causes of amenorrhea and indeed anorexia is one of them.

In brief: Can be!

There are several causes of amenorrhea and indeed anorexia is one of them.
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