Scientific & Poster Abstracts - North American Menopause Society

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adjusted for age, marital status, family income, race/ethnicity, education level, type of employment, physical activity, self-rated health, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) use, depression, hysterectomy, chronic disease (hypertension, cardiovascular disease, rheumatoid arthritis, congestive heart failure, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer), menopausal hormone therapy, exercise, smoking, body mass index, and alcohol use. Results: 48,396 (52%) participants reported sexual activity with a partner within the last year and 52,250 (56%) reported being somewhat or very satisfied with their current sexual activity. Problematic insomnia was reported by 28,546 (30%). Participants with problematic insomnia were less sexually active than those not reporting problematic insomnia (49.7% vs. 53.3%, p-value
P-12. Evaluation of the hyaluronic acid and sulfated glycosaminoglycan on rats breasts after treatment with steroid hormones Sueli P. Torres, Ms1, Manuel J. Simões, PhD1, Edmund C. Baracat3, José M. Soares Júnior, MD, Ph.D3, Regina C. Teixeira Gomes, PhD1,2. 1Department of Morphology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; 2Gynecology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; 3Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil Objective: To evaluate the hyaluronic acid and sulfated glycosaminoglycan on breasts of female rats ovariectomized (OVX) after hormonal treatment. Design: 40 adult rats were initially ovariectomized and after 21 days randomly divided into four groups, each containing 10 animals, namely: CG - received saline solution, EG) - received estradiol benzoate (37.6 μg per animal/day) for 7 consecutive days, PG received medroxyprogesterone acetate (11.28 mg per animal/day) for 23 consecutive days, EPG - received estradiol benzoate (37.6 μg, for 7 consecutive days followed by medroxyprogesterone acetate (11.28 mg, for 23 consecutive days). Results: Dermatan sulfate in breast tissue of hormonal-treated animals showed a lower concentration in all groups compared to CG, p