Reporting from Chile: Surgical Premature Menopause Tied to Risk for Muscle Disorders

Women experiencing surgical premature menopause (PM) have a higher likelihood of developing musculoskeletal disorders, according to a study published online April 30 in Menopause.

María S. Vallejo, M.D., from Universidad de Chile in Santiago, and colleagues compared muscle disorders among women with PM (176) or normal age of menopause (NAM; 468).

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