Amenorrhea Topic Guide

Amenorrhea Amenorrhea: Amenorrhea, the absence of menstrual bleeding, can be either primary or secondary. Causes of amenorrhea include
  • problems with the hypothalamic organs,
  • problems with the pituitary organs,
  • problems with the ovarian glands and organs, or
  • functional causes (bulimia, anorexia, depression, etc.)
Treatment for amenorrhea is generally directed toward the condition that is causing amenorrhea.


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