- painful menstruation.
Origin of dysmenorrhea
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Examples from the Web for dysmenorrhea
Just before marriage she underwent an operation for the relief of the dysmenorrhea.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)
Dysmenorrhea is simply one symptom of the general nervous condition.The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)
W. Grant Hague
Dysmenorrhea means a difficult monthly flow, and is always preceded by severe pains in the back and lower part of the abdomen.
Professor Goodell's reminder that women have many organs outside of their pelvis is important in dysmenorrhea.Psychotherapy
James J. Walsh
- A condition marked by painful menstruation.menorrhalgia
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- Painful menstruation.
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