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postmenopausal

 [pōst″men-o-paw´zal]
after the menopause.

post·men·o·pau·sal

(pōst'men-ō-paw'săl),
Relating to the period following the menopause.

postmenopausal

(pōst′mĕn-ə-pô′zəl)
adj.
Of or occurring in the time following menopause.

postmenopausal

[-men′əpô′səl]
Etymology: L, post + men, month; Gk, pauein, to cease
pertaining to the period of life after menopause.

postmenopausal

adjective Referring to the period of life after menopause.

postmenopausal

Change of life Gynecology adjective Referring to the time in ♀ when menstrual periods stop for ≥ 1 yr

post·men·o·pau·sal

(pōst'men-ŏ-paw'zăl)
Relating to the period following the menopause.
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True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: Regular exercise postmenopausally reduces a woman's risk of breast cancer.
Tamoxifen, too, has been associated with reduction in bone mineral density in premenopausal women although both drugs are osteoprotective when given postmenopausally, Dr.
A total of 42% of these patients were not on hormone replacement therapy (HRT), illustrating that exogenous hormones are not necessary for endometriosis to develop postmenopausally, added Dr.
The apparent difference in the effects of genistein on breast cancer risk premenopausally and postmenopausally may be explained by the fact that the breasts of older women are more likely to contain malignant cells as compared to the breasts of younger women.
Estrone is the main estrogen that a woman produces postmenopausally.
It has long been known that women who exercise regularly have a lowered risk of breast cancer postmenopausally.
Diel, is that the period of greatest bone turnover in a woman's life does not occur postmenopausally, as is widely supposed, but in fact occurs at age 45-55 years.
We have to figure out a way to get progestins to the only organ that likes it postmenopausally, and that's the endometrium.
Of these patients, 42% were not on hormone replacement therapy (HRT), illustrating that exogenous hormones are not necessary for endometriosis to develop postmenopausally, added Dr.
The investigators found that ever-use of estrogen postmenopausally significantly increased the risk of breast cancer diagnosis, but by a very small magnitude--1.