Symptoms of menopause: hot flushes.

  title={Symptoms of menopause: hot flushes.},
  author={Nanette F. Santoro},
  journal={Clinical obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={51 3},
Vasomotor symptoms (VMSs) are highly prevalent during the peri- and early postmenopause. They constitute a major driver for patient self-referral for medical care. Although most women will experience an abatement of their VMS by 5 years after their final menses, women with early or surgical menopause may have worse or more persistent symptoms, and up to 16% of naturally menopausal women continue to experience VMS well after their menopause is past. Although estrogen is the most effective known… CONTINUE READING
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