Shifting levels of hormones—especially estrogen—during the menopause transition produce changes in a woman's body. Both the vagina and the external .
Menopause-related discomfort. As reviewed earlier, the dryness and thinning of the vagina (vaginal atrophy) that follows the drop in estrogen around.
Postmenopausal atrophic vaginitis, or vaginal atrophy, is the thinning of the walls of the vagina caused by decreased estrogen levels. This most commonly.