Other presentations include oligomenorrhoea
and primary amenorrhoea.
5) In another study in slums and rural areas of Baroda, menstrual problems like menorrhagia, dysmenorrhoea and oligomenorrhoea
were also listed frequently as illnesses amongst women.
01 Figure 3--Various Menstrual Problem Experienced Dysmenor rhea n-156 Primary amenorrhoea n-1 oligomenorrhoea
n-3 Hypomenorrhoea n-207 menorhagia n-22 Break through bleeding n-6 Premenstrual symptoms n-145 Note: Table made from bar graph.
5%) patients, oligomenorrhoea
in 3 (7%), spotting in 8 (19%) and regular menstrual haemorrhage in 27 (64%).
Signs and Symptoms of Thyrotoxicosis Signs * Hyperactivity, * Tachycardia; Irritability, Dysphoria Atrial Fibrillation in the * Heat Intolerance Elderly and Sweating * Tremor Palpitations * Goitre * Fatigue and Weakness * Warm, Moist Skin * Weight loss * Muscle with increased Appetite Weakness, Proximal * Diarrhoea myopathy * Polyuria * Lid Retraction or Lag * Oligomenorrhoea
, * Gynaecomastia Loss of Libido
and dysmenorrhoea was seen in 5 cases.
Hyperthyroidism in contrast is associated with a menorrhagia and oligomenorrhoea
and the decrease in flow is proportional to the severity of the thyrotoxicosis.
It is suggested that women with early onset menorrhagia and oligomenorrhoea
attributable to thyroid dysfunction should be offered thyroid function test to detect them in subclinical stage.
Commonest symptom was menorrhagia followed by oligomenorrhoea
Fig 2: Distribution of adverse drug reactions as per different organ systems involved CNS ADRs Dizziness 2 Weakness 3 Wasting of thigh 3 Headache 3 Vertigo 3 Insomnia 3 Nystagmus 3 Visual disturbances 4 Anorexia 14 Sedation 14 Ataxia 16 Tremor 21 GI ADRs Vomitting 1 Diarrhoea 1 Gum bleeding 1 Hepatomegaly 3 Gastritis 5 Gum hypertrophy 14 Endocrine ADRs Contracture of palms 1 Hirsutism 2 Oligomenorrhoea
4 Aloplecia 4 Weight gain 11 Psychiatry ADRs Coprolalia 1 Loss of memory 1 Anxiety 1 Loss of libido 1 Speech disturbances 2 Decreased cognition 4 Behavioral abnormality 7 Skin/allergy ADRs Steven-Johnson's syndrome 1 Erythema multiforme 1 Rash 5 Note: Table made from bar graph.
22%) adolescent girls had complaints of oligomenorrhoea
Most of cases had Oligomenorrhoea
as presentation of menstrual irregularities.