amenorrhea amenorrhea

Definition(s):

  • (n) absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Many experts link amenorrhea directly to loss of body fat, a result of exercise.
  2. Rhinitis is the medical term for a runny nose; amenorrhea means that she had an erratic menstrual cycle.
  3. Skunk or beaver secretions, for amenorrhea.

News

  • Stem Cell Therapy for Premature Ovarian Failure (POF)

    BEIJING, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premature ovarian failure (POF) is an illness seen in women under 40 years old who suffer from amenorrhea. Most of the estrogen within the female body is secreted by the follicle cells of the ovaries. Premature ovarian failure leads to follicle development stagnation, resulting in reduction of follicles. The proliferation of connective tissue also results in ...
    on January 9, 2014     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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