menstrual cycle

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a recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy

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Only sixteen women showed no signs of vocal change during premenstruation.
However, during premenstruation, the fundamental frequency of the singers dropped to that of the nonsingers, "perhaps reflecting vocal fold edema from the retention of fluids.
Yet another harmful condition sometimes associated with premenstruation is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), commonly known as Acid Reflux Disease.
Her headaches ceased, and she subsequentiv experienced no significant worsening of mood during premenstruation.
The participants of this group, upon reaching premenstruation, complained of discomfort in the larynx while singing and decreased brilliance in the sound.