5 TYPES OF MENSTRUAL DISORDERS / MENSTRUAL
Women can have various problems with periods / menstruation them. The problemmay be not menstruate at all to severe and prolonged menstruation. Menstrual pattern maybe irregular, but if the distance between menstruation less than 21 days or more than 3months, or if your period lasts more than 10 days then you should be aware of the existenceof ovulation problems or other medical conditions.
Amenorrhea is no menstruation. This term is used for women who have notstarted menstruating after the age of 15 years (primary amenorrhea) and that stopsmenstruation for 3 months, but had been periods (secondary amenorrhea).Primary amenorrhea is usually caused by hormonal disorders or growth problems.Secondary amenorrhea can be caused by low gonadotropin-releasing hormone (menstrualcycle regulator), stress, anorexia, extreme weight loss, thyroid disorders, heavy exercise,birth control pills and ovarian cysts.
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a group of physical symptoms, emotions, andbehaviors that commonly occur in the last week of the luteal phase (the week beforemenstruation). Symptoms usually do not begin until 13 days before the cycle, andcompleted within 4 days after bleeding begins.Some of the symptoms of PMS are often perceived:
Breasts become tender and swollen
Depression, irritable, moody and emotional instability
Not interested in sex (decreased libido)
Abdominal bloating or cramps
Headaches or joint pain
Difficult to defecate