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Levels of FSH rise during perimenopause as the ovaries fail, presumably as the body tries (and fails) to stimulate more estrogen production.
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Medical Definition of perimenopause
: the period around the onset of menopause that is often marked by various physical signs (as hot flashes and menstrual irregularity)
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