[ ey-men-uh-ree-uh, uh-men- ]
/ eɪˌmɛn əˈri ə, əˌmɛn- /
absence of the menses.
- amenhotep iv,
- amenity bed,
- amenorrhea-galactorrhea syndrome,
Origin of amenorrhea
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Abnormal suppression or absence of menstruation.menostasis
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[ ā-mĕn′ə-rē′ə ]
The absence of menstruation in a woman between puberty and menopause. Some causes include pregnancy, decreased body weight, endocrine and other medical disorders, and certain medications.
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