This review of ovulation in midlife shows that ovulation disturbances are an important characteristic of endocrine ageing in women and are likely to be prevalent in all phases of perimenopause. At present only limited prospective data are available and these data generally lack clinical correlation and recording of women's experiences. The ovarian hormonal physiology, sociocultural context,
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