Tag: amenorrhoea

False pregnancy or pseudocyesis

Unconditional desire for getting pregnant

False pregnancy occurs in women who think they are pregnant. They can even notice the pregnancy symptoms, although they are not actually pregnant. There have also been cases of men who have experienced it.

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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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LH peak triggers ovulation

The luteinising hormone is a type of gonadotropin hormone. It is secreted by the pituitary gland thanks to GnRH action and it is one of the responsibles for regulating woman’s reproductive cycle.

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