"Menstruation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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The periodic shedding of the ENDOMETRIUM and associated menstrual bleeding in the MENSTRUAL CYCLE of humans and primates. Menstruation is due to the decline in circulating PROGESTERONE, and occurs at the late LUTEAL PHASE when LUTEOLYSIS of the CORPUS LUTEUM takes place.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Menstruation" by people in Profiles.
Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy and Other Novel Treatment Approaches for Premature Ovarian Insufficiency. Reprod Sci. 2021 06; 28(6):1688-1696.
Exploring young women's menstruation-related challenges in Uttar Pradesh, India, using the socio-ecological framework. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2020 Dec; 28(1):1749342.
Hormonal Contraceptives, Intrauterine Devices, Gonadotropin-releasing Hormone Analogues and Testosterone: Menstrual Suppression in Special Adolescent Populations. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2019 Sep; 32(5S):S23-S29.
Cine MRI during spontaneous cramps in women with menstrual pain. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 05; 218(5):506.e1-506.e8.
Normal pubertal development: part II: clinical aspects of puberty. Pediatr Rev. 2011 Jul; 32(7):281-92.
Scaling of chew cycle duration in primates. Am J Phys Anthropol. 2009 Jan; 138(1):30-44.
Multicenter comparison of the contraceptive ring and patch: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Feb; 111(2 Pt 1):267-77.
Evidence for metabolic and reproductive phenotypes in mothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 May 02; 103(18):7030-5.
Age at menarche and the risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. Cancer Causes Control. 2005 Aug; 16(6):667-74.
Perioperative factors for predicting successful hysteroscopic endometrial ablation. J Reprod Med. 2003 Sep; 48(9):677-80.