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What is the definition or description of: primary dysmenorrhea?

Cramping. Dysmenorhea is a severe, painful cramping sensation in the pelvis occurring just before or during the menses. The term primary dysmenorrhea is used for women who have no obvious disease state causing it. For example endometriosis. Read more...
Period pain. Period pain that starts within the first few menstrual cycles of a young woman starting her menses or menarche. Read more...

What is the definition or description of: secondary dysmenorrhea?

Losing period . Once you've had periods, then they cease (not in pregnancy) this is secondary amenorrhea. Many causes and needs the attention of a gynecologist. Read more...