Results for: Amenorrhoea

In Women's Health

Can amenorrhoea cause cervical cancer?

No. Cervical cancer is caused by HPV, which is a sexually transmitted virus. Yearly Pap tests can almost always prevent HPV from progressing to cervical cancer. Amenorrhoea i ( Full Answer )
In Anorexia Nervosa

How does anorexia nervosa lead to amenorrhoea?

The body fat percentage is too low (below 10 percent). Body fatproduces estrogen, which is needed to go through the monthlymenstrual cycle.