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    lee1987
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    Hello,
    I was wondering, what is the average onset age of menopause? can it occur earlier?

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    Hello,
    Menopause refers to the time at which a woman’s menstruation stops. It is defined as the absence of menses (a period) for 12 consecutive months. The average age of menopause is 51 years, although this can vary widely making this issue very debatable

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