It begins at menopause women 45-48 years old, but this process can begin before (up to 40 years) or later (after 55-56 years).
- Menopause is characterized by:
- a decrease in production of female sex hormones
- menstrual irregularities (rhythm change, intensity,
- reducing the number of selections)
- changing the vaginal mucosa, it becomes thinner and
- loses elasticity
- a decrease in the size of the uterus
Given that menopause can last from 8 to 10 years, allocate its several stages:
premenopausal lasts from the beginning
disruption of the ovaries prior to the termination of menses. During this
period is a violation of the menstrual cycle, menstruation
become irregular, and the allocation of scarce. Ability to conceive
Menopause It is characterized by the cessation of production of female sex hormones. Menstruation is completely absent.
postmenopause last 3-5 years on the average. During this time, the ovaries cease completely.
Often, women with the appearance of the first symptoms of menopause develops menopausal syndrome, which manifests itself in the form of:
- rush of blood to the face and neck
- palpitations, pressure surges
- Decreased sex drive
All these symptoms disappear quickly as
Only the body will adapt to new physiological conditions, however,
in some women, menopause occurs is hard enough
Quite often women complain of palpitations
urination or urinary incontinence, as well as unpleasant sensations in
Post-menopausal women need to be
most attentive to her, since changes in
the body can lead to serious diseases such as:
- myocardial infarction
- atherosclerosis, etc.
Treatment of climacteric syndrome can be assigned
Only your doctor based on your complaints, results of analyzes,
, You must pass a series of research before you prescribe treatment of climacteric syndrome:
- general smear on flora (inspection gynecologist)
- Ultrasound of reproductive organs
- general blood analysis
- blood chemistry
- lipid complex analysis
- hormone levels in the blood
- blood pressure (measured in the morning and evening)
- bones radiography
The most modern methods of treatment of climacteric
syndrome is a hormone replacement therapy based on
replacement of missing hormones in the female body. This therapy helps
not only to eliminate the unpleasant symptoms, but also avoid
serious diseases associated with the restructuring of the female body.
therapy is an excellent prevention of cardiovascular
disease and osteoporosis, it helps stabilize emotional
state. And another positive effect - slowing down the skin aging.