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Menopause, Premature

"Menopause, Premature" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Menopause, Premature" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Menopause, Premature" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 48 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2018
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