Amenorrhea is the medical term for absence of periods. Although there are times when a woman will not menstruate, during pregnancy or menopause for example, any other skipped periods may be a symptom of a medical problem. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how amenorrhea is caused, how to treat it, and much more.
What Is Amenorrhea? What Causes It?
Doctors use this word to describe the absence of menstrual periods. But why does it happen?
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All About Menstruation
Menstruation doesn't need to be a mystery. Learn more from WebMD about puberty and starting your period.
Fertility Problems-What Happens
You can be considered infertile if you have not been able to conceive after 1 year of sex without using birth control. However, some people who have an infertility diagnosis do go on to become pregnant.