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Premenstrual syndrome- Eti

- Recurrent cluster of symptoms
- Develop 5 days before menses, subside within 4 days following
- 40 % 25-40 yrs of age
- Severe in 5-8%

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Premenstrual syndrome- Sx

- Bloating, ankle swelling, increased weight
- Irritability, aggressiveness, inability to concentrate, depression

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Premenstrual syndrome- Dx

- Record symptoms
- Aerobic exercise, reduce salt, caffeine, alcohol
- Tx severe symptoms with

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Dysmenorrhea- Eti

Primary- menstrual pain in absence of pathologic findings.
- Increased severity over time 50-75% at some time
- Secondary- Endometriosis or uterine fibroids, PID,

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Dysmenorrhea- Sx

- Cramping pelvic pain, raidates to back & inner thighs
- N/D/HA, flushing