Early ovarian failure is the loss of ovarian function in women under 40 years of age. As a consequence, these women present a deficit of estrogens (female sex hormones) and the appearance of premenopausal symptoms: absence of menstruation, sweating, vaginal dryness, etc.
Early ovarian failure
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Marita Espejo Catena M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 03/28/2022