Menstrual Disorders: Amenorrhea

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Dr. Singh meets with a new patient who has primary amenorrhea. Which of the following should be first on Dr. Singh's list of possible causes to investigate?

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1. Which of the following is a known cause of secondary amenorrhea?

2. If a female fails to display signs of a menstrual cycle by the age of 16, she may have _____.

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About this Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of primary amenorrhea and secondary amenorrhea.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • An example of primary amenorrhea
  • Causes of secondary amenorrhea
  • The type of amenorrhea that may exist in a female who hasn't started a menstrual cycle by 16
  • A condition when a female is born with testes instead of ovaries
  • Secondary amenorrhea

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related amenorrhea lesson
  • Distinguishing differences- compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as primary amenorrhea and secondary amenorrhea
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding what causes secondary amenorrhea

Additional Learning

To learn more about amenorrhea, have a look at the lesson called Menstrual Disorders: Amenorrhea. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify what a menstrual cycle is and what happens when a woman experiences amenorrhea
  • Contrast primary and secondary amenorrhea
  • Define gonadal dysgenesis
  • Explain what the HPG axis is
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