- absence of the menses.
Origin of amenorrhea
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Word Origin and History for amenorrhoeic
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- Abnormal suppression or absence of menstruation.menostasis
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- 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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