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ERT; Estrogen Replacement Therapy; Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT); HRT 

 

HRT. Hormones (estrogen, progesterone, or both) given to women after menopause to replace the hormones no longer produced by the ovaries. Also called menopausal hormone therapy.

The endocrine system is a control system of ductless endocrine glands that secrete chemical messengers called hormones that circulate within the body via the bloodstream to affect distant organs. It does not include exocrine glands such as salivary glands, sweat glands and glands within the gastrointestinal tract.


Hormone Replacement Therapy as related to Endocrine System (Hormones)