Definition of secondary amenorrhea.i

elaine8_gwDecember 30, 2001

My Dictionary says amenorrhea is: Abnormal suppression or absence of menstruation, but what the heck is secondary amenorrhea? LMK if you can add addition information to what a Pharmaceutical company means by secondary.

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Leigh_K

Primary amenorrhea means never having menstruated. Secondary amenorrhea refers to suppression/suspension of menstruation sometime after a woman has menstruated normally for a period of time.

    Bookmark   December 30, 2001 at 6:30PM
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elaine8_gw

Leigh, Thank you for clariying this. Elaine

    Bookmark   December 30, 2001 at 6:38PM
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