hypoestrogenism

noun
hy·​po·​es·​tro·​gen·​ism | \ -ˈes-trə-jə-ˌniz-əm How to pronounce hypoestrogenism (audio) \
variants: or chiefly British hypo-oestrogenism \ -​ˈēs-​trə-​ How to pronounce hypoestrogenism (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypoestrogenism

: a deficiency of estrogen in the body long-term administration of a gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist induces hypoestrogenism and amenorrhea— B. D. Cowan et al.

Other Words from hypoestrogenism

hypoestrogenic \ -​ˌes-​trə-​ˈjen-​ik How to pronounce hypoestrogenism (audio) \ or chiefly British hypo-oestrogenic \ -​ˌēs-​trə-​ How to pronounce hypoestrogenism (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypoestrogenism.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypoestrogenism. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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