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Amenorrhea is a symptom in itself.

Any associated symptoms depend on the problem that is causing the amenorrhea.

For example, hormone imbalances may cause amenorrhea together with:

Excess body and facial hair

  • Acne

  • Lowering of the voice

  • Altered sex drive

  • Breast milk secretions

  • Weight gain

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