mechanical dysmenorrhea


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mechanical dysmenorrhea

[mi′kan·ə·kəl di‚smen·ə′rē·ə]
(medicine)
Painful menstruation due to mechanical obstruction of the discharge of menstrual fluids. Also known as obstructive dysmenorrhea.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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