Tag: amenorrhea


Hypothalamic amenorrhea

Amenorrhea is the absence of period in women. It is considered to be amenorrhea when a woman of childbearing age hasn’t had her period for over three months. To diagnose it, blood analyses and ultrasounds are carried out.

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Lack of ovulation

Women suffering from anovulation are unable to release mature eggs from the ovary. There is a lack of viable oocytes and fertilization cannot be reached.

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Early menopause

When is it considered as early menopause?

Also known as premature ovarian failure, it relates to those cases in which menopause approaches women before age 40, thus preventing them from getting pregnant. Women suffering from this condition should undergo assisted reproductive technologies.

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Morris syndrome

Androgen insensitivity syndrome

The andorgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) is a male pseudohermaphroditism in which the individual has the karyotype of a male and some physical characteristics of women.

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Increase in blood prolactin

Hyperprolactinemia is the abnormal segregation of breast milk in women. This disorder may be presented with other symptoms, so it is necessary to have a study of the patient.

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