Premature ovarian failure

What is Premature ovarian failure?

It is also called primary ovarian insufficiency or premature menopause. It is the loss of function of the ovaries before the age of 40. It is characterised by triad of amenorrhea, hypergonadotropinism, and hypoestrogenism.

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Hi Dr. Grief,

I am a 31 year old female. I had gastric bypass on October 24th 2012. I have lost a total of 160 lbs in the last year. My question is...

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Hello Jamie
Thanks for writing to us with your health concern.
You have not mentioned on what cycle day specifically was the blood work done.

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