Definition of Hypermenorrhea
1. Noun. Abnormally heavy or prolonged menstruation; can be a symptom of uterine tumors and can lead to anemia if prolonged.
Generic synonyms: Catamenia, Flow, Menses, Menstruation, Menstruum, Period, Symptom
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Literary usage of Hypermenorrhea
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1. The Menopause, Hormone Therapy, and Women's Health by 52003012847, Office of Technology Assessment, United States, Congress (1992)
"hypermenorrhea: Excessive menstrual bleeding, but occurring at regular intervals and being of usual duration. Hyperplasia: Abnormal increase in the number ..."