secondary amenorrhea

n.

Amenorrhea in which menstruation begins at puberty but then is subsequently suppressed.

Nearby words

  1. subcrepitant,
  2. subcritical,
  3. subcrustal,
  4. subculture,
  5. subcurrent,
  6. subcutaneous emphysema,
  7. subcutaneous fat necrosis of newborn,
  8. subcutaneous flap,
  9. subcutaneous mastectomy,
  10. subcutaneous operation


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