Flashcards in Menstrual Disorders Deck (11):
Dysmenorrhea is pain of menstruation.
OH. Primary in kids
Metrorrhagia (think like a metronome)
Irregular periods that are very heavy think what?
Anovulatory. It just builds and builds until it lets down
Regular heavy periods what is differential?
Fibroid, adenomyosis, polyps
Who gets endometrial biopsy?
Over 45 and abnormal bleeding
Extended period of time with abnormal bleeding
Depression, constipation and abnormal uterine bleeding?
Hemodynamically unstable from bleeding tx?
You can do curettage
IV HIGH DOSE ESTROGEN to regrow it
with that you need antiemetic
Most common cause of abnormal bleeding?
Diagnosis of PCOS needs 2 of 3 things
Anovulation or oligoovulation
Polycystic ovaries on US
Cancer risk with PCOS?
Endometrial cancer: lots of estrogen constantly stimulated, BUT NEVER progesterone from ovulation