Surgical menopause

Surgical menopause: Menopause induced by surgery. Surgical menopause is a type of induced menopause: menopause due to an unusual event. It is induced when the ovaries are surgically removed (by bilateral oophorectomy). (Menopause can also be induced when the ovaries are gravely damaged by radiation, chemotherapy or other medications.) Induced menop...
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Surgical Menopause

Permanent cessation of menstruation resulting from surgical procedures that remove the ovaries, uterus, or both. Can also be caused by radiation or chemotherapy. Synonym(s): Artifical Menopause Iatrogenic Menopause Broader term(s): Menopause Climacteric
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surgical menopause

Describes a stop in a woman
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