Menopause refers to the loss of ovarian activity, and the permanent cessation of menses. It is diagnosed after 12 consecutive months of amenorrhea (in the absence of a pathological cause).
WHAT MAKES US SUSPECT IT?
- Irregular/absent menses
- Temperature regulation issues: heat intolerance, flushing, night sweats
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