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Menstruation

Known as: Period, catamenia, Menstrual 
The periodic shedding of the ENDOMETRIUM and associated menstrual bleeding in the MENSTRUAL CYCLE of humans and primates. Menstruation is due to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is considered to be the most common endocrine disorder in women of reproductive age… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
A healthy 25-year-old woman presents with worsening dysmenorrhea, pain of recent onset in the left lower quadrant, and… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
In women, endometrial morphology and function undergo characteristic changes every menstrual cycle. These changes are crucial for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The lifesaving treatment endured by cancer patients leads, in many women, to early menopause and subsequent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We prospectively estimated the prevalence of the polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), as defined by the NIH/NICHHD 1990 endocrine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Results from animal and human studies suggest that disregulations of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Abstract Background. The risk of recurrent neural-tube defects is decreased in women who take folic acid or multivitamins… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
In a recent editorial, Kapur described perioperative nausea and vomiting as "the big 'little problem' following ambulatory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The Ballard Maturational Score was refined and expanded to achieve greater accuracy and to include extremely premature neonates… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Blood was found in the peritoneal fluid in 90% of women with patent tubes at laparoscopy during perimenstrual time. If the… Expand
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