Dysmenorrhea- Overview, Symptoms, Causes and Prevention

Dysmenorrhea- Overview, Symptoms, Causes And Prevention

Overview Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual cramps) are throbbing or cramping pains in the lower abdomen. Many women suffer from menstrual cramps just before and during menstrual periods. For some women, the discomfort is merely annoying. For others, menstrual cramps may be serious enough to interfere with the daily activities every month for a few days. Menstrual cramps can be caused by conditions such as endometriosis or uterine fibroids. Treating the cause is the key to diminishing pain. Menstrual cramps not caused by another disease tend to decrease with age, and sometimes improve…

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