Menstrual Problems, General

A woman’s menstrual cycle is controlled by a complex sequence of hormones. Various factors, not all of them understood, can lead to disturbances of menstruation. Relevant articles in this database include the following: In addition, menstrual migraines (migraine headaches that occur in time with the menstrual cycle) are discussed in the migraine article.

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