Which disorders with high FSH levels cause secondary amenorrhea?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Kristi A Tough DeSapri, MD; Chief Editor: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG  more...
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Answer

Disorders in which the FSH is high (12%) include the following:

  • 46,XX spontaneous POI

  • Premature ovarian failure due to abnormal karyotype (45,X mosaic/ring chromosome)

  • Pure gonadal dysgenesis


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