Chromosomal Abnormalities in 979 Cases of Amenorrhea : A Review

  title={Chromosomal Abnormalities in 979 Cases of Amenorrhea : A Review},
  author={V. Kalavathi and Nallathambi Chandra and Gayatri R. Nambiar and Jayashree Shanker and P. Sugunashankari and Jeetam Singh Meena and Thulasi Jegatheesan and Sathiyavedu Thyagarajan Santhiya and Arjun Ramesh and Puthiya Mundyat Gopinath and Kodumudi M Marimuthu},
Primary amenorrhea refers to absence of spontaneous menarche even after the age of 16 while in secondary amenorrhea, the condition follows a period of normal menstruation. Cytogenetic data in cases with primary (n=852) (PA) or secondary (n=127) amenorrhea (SA) investigated at the Department of Genetics, Dr. A.L. Mudaliar Post Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras, during the 25-year period 1979 to 2004 was reviewed. Routine GTG-band analysis of metaphases from… CONTINUE READING


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