Sentence Examples

  • Family history should be taken into consideration in any adolescent with primary amenorrhea, as mothers who started to menstruate late will often have daughters who also menstruate late.
  • The human body, when taxed by extra weight (or too little weight; many severely underweight women do not even menstruate), does not get pregnant as easily.
  • For no apparent reason, a few women menstruate (with ovulation occurring) on a regular schedule as infrequently as once every two months.
  • Girls who have begun to menstruate and have missed three periods should be evaluated for secondary amenorrhea.
  • Although women may assume they cannot get pregnant if they do not menstruate, they may still be ovulating.