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Hormone Replacement Therapy

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Synonyms

HRT

Definition

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) replaces some of the hormones that are reduced during and after the menopause. It usually includes a combination of oestrogen and progesterone.

Keywords

Public Health Replacement Therapy Social Policy Hormone Replacement Therapy Hormone Replacement 
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