The Cause Has Not Been Menstruating For 4 Years?
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Amenorrhoea is a disruption of the menstrual cycle in the form of no menstruation for 3 consecutive months. If a woman has menstruated before and then does not menstruate again for 3 months or more in a row, this condition is called secondary amenorrhoea. The causes of secondary amenorrhoea can be physiological / normal factors (for example: early puberty, pregnancy, breastfeeding, after menopause) or abnormal factors (abnormalities / diseases). Some possible abnormal factors that can cause symptoms of secondary amenorrhoea include:
Nutritional disorders (malnutrition), for example: poor / poor nutrition, obesity
Hormonal disorders, for example: side effects of using hormonal contraception, disruption of the regulation of hormone production by related hormonal organs
Metabolic disorders, for example: diabetes mellitus
Organic disorders, for example: tumors or inflammation of the reproductive organs
Psychological disorders, for example: emotional shock, anorexia nervosa, psychotic
You are advised to immediately check yourself directly to the obstetrician and gynecologist so that evaluation can be done through history taking, physical examination, and supporting examinations such as ultrasonography (USG) of uterus, blood examination, etc. according to the indications found. As a recommendation, you are advised to get adequate rest, consume balanced nutritious food regularly, and exercise regularly.
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