Clinical Practice. Functional Hypothalamic Amenorrhea

N Engl J Med. 2010 Jul 22;363(4):365-71. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcp0912024.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Absorptiometry, Photon
  • Adolescent
  • Amenorrhea / etiology*
  • Athletes / psychology
  • Body Mass Index
  • Bone Density / drug effects
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Estrogens / deficiency
  • Exercise / physiology*
  • Female
  • Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Hypothalamic Diseases* / diagnosis
  • Hypothalamic Diseases* / etiology
  • Hypothalamic Diseases* / physiopathology
  • Hypothalamic Diseases* / therapy
  • Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System / physiology*
  • Ovary / physiology
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss / physiology*

Substances

  • Estrogens
  • Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone