||Diseases of female reproductive system
|ALTERNATE NAMES /COMMON NAMES
||Climacteric, Change of life
|NAMES IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES
||'Rajonivrtti'/'masik dharma ka band hona' in Hindi
|ICD 10 CLASSIFICATION
||Every woman in world experiences Menopause around the age of mid forties to mid fifties. 80% of women do not experience any significant problem to need medical help. Asian women experience less symptoms of menopause than Western and African women.
||Average age of onset of menopause in Indian woman is lower than their western counterpart.