anovulation


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anovulation

[‚an‚äv·yə′lā·shən]
(medicine)
The absence of ovulation.
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Hyperandrogenic anovulation (PCOS): a unique disorder of insulin action associated with an increased risk of non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus.
Based on the findings of the study, it is concluded that majority of the patients in south west Nigeria who suffer from infertility are knowledgeable about the major causes of infertility such as, RTIs, damaged fallopian tubes, anovulation, damaged uterus, low sperm count, low libido, previous use of IUCDs as contraceptives and uterine fibroids.
Premenopausal obese women are more likely to experience anovulation (12).
I Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine and metabolic disorder affecting 5-10% of reproductive -aged women (1-2), characterized by hyperandrogenism, chronic anovulation, polycystic ovaries along with abdominal obesity and insulin resistance as frequent metabolic traits which in association with other features of the metabolic syndrome can lead to increased risk for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD).
But they may have other types of menstrual dysfunction, including oligomenorrhea, anovulation, and luteal phase deficiency, which also affects bones.
New hyperprolactinemia and anovulation model in common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) and effect of cabergoline.
Celle-ci peut entraEner des problE mes d'ovulation, voire une anovulation.
Most studies of infertility also include couples with "impaired fecundity" caused by physical problems such as anovulation, tubal blockage, and low sperm count (Stephen and Chandra 2000).
94,95) Syphilis may cause secondary infertility or explain existing sub-fertility, (96) amenorrhoea and anovulation.
Determining whether the bleeding is ovulatory or anovulatory is a central part of the evaluation, as anovulation is one of the most common causes of abnormal uterine bleeding.
With anovulation, moderate male factor infertility and unexplained infertility, intrauterine insemination (IUI) should be performed.
Glucophage (metformin) is an insulin-sensitizing agent that has achieved recent popularity in the treatment of infertility believed to be caused by failure to ovulate, a condition called anovulation.