Translation of menopause in Spanish:

menopause

Pronunciation /ˈmɛnəpɔːz//ˈmɛnəˌpɔz/

noun

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    the menopause la menopausia
    • the male menopause la andropausia
    • Smoking can cause infertility and an early menopause in women, and sperm problems in men.
    • In women after the menopause, the lack of oestrogen can lead to a weakening of the muscles associated with the bladder and the urethral sphincter.
    • After menopause, the ovaries produce lower levels of the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
    • Menstrual cycles can occur without ovulation taking place as the menopause approaches.
    • Loss of muscle increases six-fold at the time of the menopause so it may have a connection with estrogen.