Menopause refers to cessation or stoppage of regular menstrual cycle for at least 1 year. The transition to menopause is a gradual process and is marked by a peri-menopausal phase. The average age of menopause in India is around 49-50 yrs though women can experience an early or late menopause which can be genetically influenced to some extent.
Women generally experience postmenopausal symptoms in form of hot flushes marked by hot sweats lasting from few seconds up to 10 mins associated with flushing of skin . Other symptoms range from irritability,mood changes,vaginal dryness ,urinary problems,weight gain .The severity of symptoms varies in each women n treatment need to be individualized based on the symptoms.
At PELVINIC extra effort is taken to give their senior citizens patients an extended warmth and compassion by listening to their concerns and helping them to tide over their medical issues with no to very minimal waiting time.