Menstruation, retrograde

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Medical Definition of Menstruation, retrograde

Menstruation, retrograde: The flow of menstrual blood from the uterus into the Fallopian tubes, and potentially into the abdomen. This condition may lead to endometriosis.


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Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS): Track and Prevent Symptoms

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Reviewed on 7/1/2016

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