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"Perimenopause" 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 transitional period before and after MENOPAUSE. Perimenopausal symptoms are associated with irregular MENSTRUAL CYCLE and widely fluctuated hormone levels. They may appear 6 years before menopause and subside 2 to 5 years after menopause.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Perimenopause" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Perimenopause" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 72 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2006 and 2015
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