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Ovarian hypofunction

Ovarian hypofunction

Overview

Ovarian hypofunction is caused when the ovaries cease to function normally due to decreased hormone production.

Update Date 6/13/2014

Updated by: Cynthia D. White, MD, Fellow American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Group Health Cooperative, Bellevue, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.