climacteric

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MR height of the pituitary gland as a function of age and sex: especially physiological hypertrophy in adolescence and in climacterium.
The age range over 40 years was intentionally selected, since the literature reports higher UI incidence in older women generally from climacterium and menopause (7).
The climacteric, or climacterium, is used to refer to the wide variety of physiological changes occurring in the year's immediately surrounding menopause1.