Amenorrhea



absence of the menses.
Historical Examples

According to the claims in the circular quoted above, it is useful both in amenorrhea and in menorrhagia.
The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 1 of 2 Various

The amenorrhea from exhaustive diseases will usually correct itself with, or soon after, the establishment of convalescence.
The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4) W. Grant Hague

One case of amenorrhea I saw in recent years proved to be due to a beginning acromegaly.
Psychotherapy James J. Walsh

Occasionally diseases of other ductless glands, as the thyroid, may have amenorrhea as one of the first symptoms.
Psychotherapy James J. Walsh

For this reason it is safe to disregard the amenorrhea and build up the bodily strength.
The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4) W. Grant Hague

n.

1804, Modern Latin, from Greek privative prefix a- “not” (see a- (3)) + men “month” (see moon (n.)) + rhein “to flow” (see rheum). Related: amenorrheal.

amenorrhea a·men·or·rhe·a or a·men·or·rhoe·a (ā-měn’ə-rē’ə)
n.
Abnormal suppression or absence of menstruation. Also called menostasis.
a·men’or·rhe’al adj.
a·men’or·rhe’ic adj.
amenorrhea
(ā-měn’ə-rē’ə)
The absence of menstruation in a woman between puberty and menopause. Some causes include pregnancy, decreased body weight, endocrine and other medical disorders, and certain medications.

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