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Related to primary dysmenorrhea: secondary dysmenorrhea
dysmenorrhea due to a functional disturbance and not due to inflammation, new growths, or anatomic factors.
Synonym(s): functional dysmenorrhea
pri·mar·y dys·men·or·rhe·a(prī'mar-ē dis-men'ŏr-ē'ă)
Painful menstruation caused by inflammation, new growths, or anatomic factors.
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