perimenopause definition

  • noun:
    • The physiological phase menstruating ladies undergo whenever approaching menopause, whenever, because hormonal alterations, they progress from their normal pattern of menstruation through a phase of atypical menstruation, and lastly cease menstruating. Perimenopause comes to an end when a female has not yet menstruated for a year.

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