hypermenorrhea


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Related to hypermenorrhea: hypomenorrhea, polymenorrhea

hypermenorrhea

[¦hī·pər‚men·ə′rē·ə]
(medicine)
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These medical conditions include, but are not limited to: amenorrhea, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, dysmenorrhea, hypermenorrhea, endometriosis, hirsutism in females, ovarian hyperandrogenism, and polycystic ovary syndrome.
In 1958 Kistner (26) wrote: "the unpredictability of permanent relief in endometriosis following the use of estrogenic substances alone" and the fact that "estrogen therapy also has the disadvantage of occasionally resulting in rather profuse break-through bleeding, endometrial hyperplasia and hypermenorrhea at the time of withdrawal of the hormone" make this treatment unwise.
Laparoscopic excision of myometrial adenomyomas in patients with adenomyosis uteri and main symptoms of severe dysmenorrhea and hypermenorrhea.