Premature ovarian failure

Paolo Beck-Peccoz, Luca Persani

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Abstract

Premature ovarian failure (POF) is a primary ovarian defect characterized by absent menarche (primary amenorrhea) or premature depletion of ovarian follicles before the age of 40 years (secondary amenorrhea). It is a heterogeneous disorder affecting approximately 1% of women

Original languageEnglish
Article number9
JournalOrphanet Journal of Rare Diseases
Volume1
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Genetics(clinical)
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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