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Amenorrhea

Amenorrhea

It may be classified as either physiological and pathological.

Amenorhea  is divided into 3 types-

  • Primary amenorrhea-Absence  of menarche.

                          Absence of menarche by age 14 without secondary sexual characteristics.

                          Absence of menarche by age 16 with secondary sexual characteristics.

  • Secondary Amenorrhea- absence of menes in a previously mensturating woman.

                          Absence of menses for> 6 month or duration of 3 menstural cycles.

  • Oligomenorrhea- Reduction in frequency of menses .                                                                             Cycle lengths >35 ,but <6 months.

Causes Of Amenorrhea-

  • A poor diet.
  • Genetics.
  • Stress.
  • An eating disorder.
  • Obesity.
  • Underweight.
  • Lifestyle disorder.
  • Poor nutrition.
  • Chronic Illness.
  • Pregnancy.
  • Breast feeding.
  • P.CO.S.
  • Thyroid or pitutary gland problems.

Symptoms of Amenorrhoea-

  • Headache.
  • Vision Changes.
  • Nausea.
  • Extra hair growth.
  • Changes in breast size.
  • Milky fluid or discharge from breasts.

Prevention for Amenorrhoea-

  • Spice  things up with ginger .
  • Get your daily dose  up with ginger.
  • Eat Pineapple.
  • Practice yoga.
  • Take  proper diet.

Diagnosis of Amenorrhoea-

  • M.R.I .