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Words related to oligomenorrhea

abnormally light or infrequent menstruation

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Women, aged 20 to 39 years with infertility and oligomenorrhea were recruited for this study from infertility clinic at Aziz Medical Centre in Karachi, Pakistan, from 1st August 2015 to 31st July 2016.
In thyrotoxicosis oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea is common and fertility hormone levels are increased but normal ovulatory cycles can also occur.
The studies to tackle this issue and menstrual cycle disorders in the future must take into account the fact that a large number of women who subjectively report oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea have two out of three, if not all three positive ovulations during the period of monitoring ovulation (provided ovulation is monitored using biochemical parameters).
Clinical trials involving the 5-year 52-mg LNG-IUS indicate that bleeding decreases over time, with as many as 70% of users developing amenorrhea or oligomenorrhea.
Since 1998 numerous studies have been published which investigated the potential for MI and DCI to alleviate the main physiological imbalances of PCOS: infrequent ovulation, oligomenorrhea, elevated androgens, and hyperinsulinemia, a manifestation of InsR.
Diets low in fat and essential fatty acids are associated with luteal phase deficiency, oligomenorrhea, and preterm delivery [37-39].
Oligomenorrhea in ITM has been more frequently reported as "Ehtebas tams" and has three main etiological factors [8,9].
As stated, oligomenorrhea is very common in the first few years following menarche, but persistent oligomenorrhea is not normal.
ResultsAmong the 50 PCOS cases studied 46(92%) had oligomenorrhea 4(8%) had amenorrhea.
It produces symptoms in approximately5% to 10% in women of reproductive age (1245 years old) which are oligomenorrhea, amenorrhea, acne, hirsuitism and excessive weight gain.
Secondary amenorrhea is the absence of menses for three months in women with previously normal menstruation and for nine months in women with previous oligomenorrhea.
She also reports to have never been diagnosed with oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea.
3 of them also stated that they have been amenorrheic since 6 months after DMPA, and 5 of them mentioned oligomenorrhea.
A female patient with PCOS has androgen excess (male hormones), oligomenorrhea (very infrequent menstruation), and infertility, because the follicle does not attach.
Women with PCOS usually have oligomenorrhea (eight or fewer periods per year) or amenorrhea (absence of periods for extended periods).