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What is oligo-amenorrhea?
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Dr. Susan Wingo
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree
In brief: 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 in 1 year. A- means no, so amenorrhea means no periods.

In brief: 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 in 1 year. A- means no, so amenorrhea means no periods.
Dr. Susan Wingo
Dr. Susan Wingo
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Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Less or No periods
Oligo implies less frequent periods and women who do have a period are said to have amenorrhoea.

In brief: Less or No periods
Oligo implies less frequent periods and women who do have a period are said to have amenorrhoea.
Dr. Zahid Niazi
Dr. Zahid Niazi
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