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I got a question about menopauseSays woman is born with 350 eggs (I'm guessing). Then for three yrs she doesn't get her period bc of a medical reason - illness or anorexia or something like this. She recovers and starts getting her menses again. Say she hits menopause age around 40-42. Because she didn't bleed for 3yrs will her body release those left over eggs for three more years ordoes the body absorb them? How does this work?
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The woman has 1 million eggs at the time of birth out of which only
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3,00,000 remain at the time of puberty.
Out of these only 300 to 400 eggs get ovulated during the reproductive life of a woman.
Menopause is not determined by the number of eggs.
Menopause occurs due to hormonal changes in a woman's body.
During Menopause oestrogen levels start gradually falling and the hormonal changes lead to stoppage of monthly cycle of release of egg and preparation of uterus.
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Why do women have so many eggs when they reach puberty if only a tiny percentage get ovulated?
This is nature's way of providing genetic diversity as. all the eggs have different genes.
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