Year : 2015  |  Volume : 57  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 222--232

Postmenopausal syndrome

Pronob K Dalal, Manu Agarwal 
 Department of Psychiatry, KG's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Pronob K Dalal
Department of Psychiatry, KGSQs Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Menopause is one of the most significant events in a womanSQs life and brings in a number of physiological changes that affect the life of a woman permanently. There have been a lot of speculations about the symptoms that appear before, during and after the onset of menopause. These symptoms constitute the postmenopausal syndrome; they are impairing to a great extent to the woman and management of these symptoms has become an important field of research lately. This chapter attempts to understand these symptoms, the underlying pathophysiology and the management options available.

How to cite this article:
Dalal PK, Agarwal M. Postmenopausal syndrome.Indian J Psychiatry 2015;57:222-232

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Dalal PK, Agarwal M. Postmenopausal syndrome. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 May 30 ];57:222-232
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