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Disease Menopause, Premature

Name Menopause, Premature
Synonym Premature Menopause
Definition The premature cessation of menses (MENSTRUATION) when the last menstrual period occurs in a woman under the age of 40. It is due to the depletion of OVARIAN FOLLICLES. Premature MENOPAUSE can be caused by diseases; OVARIECTOMY; RADIATION; chemicals; and chromosomal abnormalities.
Categories Urogenital disease (female)
MeSH® ID D008594
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DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genital Diseases, Female Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adnexal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ovarian Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Menopause, Premature Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Menopause, Premature Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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