387-392 A ANALISIS FAKTOR YANG BERHUBUNGAN DENGAN KEJADIAN DISMENOREA PADA REMAJA PUTRI
ANALISIS FAKTOR YANG BERHUBUNGAN DENGAN KEJADIAN DISMENOREA PADA REMAJA PUTRI
Keywords:Dysmenorrhoea, Age of menarche, Menstrual period, Nutritional status
Reproductive health is an important issue for teenagers, as most teenagers do not have an accurate
knowledge of reproductive health and sexuality such as pain in menstruation. Dysmenorrhea is menstrual
pain where the main cause is spasm or contraction of the uterine muscles. Usually women with
dysmenorrhoea will experience symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, headache, which starts
on the first day of menstruation and will disappear after 2 days. This study aims to analyze the factors
associated with the incidence of dysmenorrhoea. In this study the authors use quantitative research methods
analytic survey with cross sectional approach. In this study the sample used is 114 adolescents. Pursuant to
result of research by using chi-square test found that there is value p-value 0,001 <0,05 or there is significant
relation between menarche age with incidence of dysmenorrhea, there is value p-value 0,430> 0,05 or no
significant relation between menstrual duration with the incidence of dysmenorrhoea and p-value = 0.004
<0.05 or there is a significant relationship between nutritional status and the incidence of dysmenorrhea.
Thus it is expected to adolescent to be able to pay attention to factors that can influence the occurrence of
menarhce like diet.