A prospective long-term study in women from pre-menopause to post-menopause: changing profiles of gonadotrophins, oestrogens and androgens.

@article{Rannevik1986APL,
  title={A prospective long-term study in women from pre-menopause to post-menopause: changing profiles of gonadotrophins, oestrogens and androgens.},
  author={G Rannevik and Kjell A M Carlstr{\"o}m and Sabrina Jeppsson and B Bjerre and Lars Svanberg},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={1986},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={297-307}
}
To permit a more detailed hormonal characterization of the peri-menopause, 30 healthy women were examined at regular intervals over a 7-yr period, starting about 3 yr before the menopause. Even though most of the subjects periodically experienced climacteric symptoms, no hormonal supplementation was given. The serum levels of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), oestradiol and oestrone that were recorded essentially confirmed previous data obtained in cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING