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Abnormal menses and bleeding

Stergios K. Doumouchtsis and S. Arulkumaran

in Emergencies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print September 2016 | ISBN: 9780199651382
Published online October 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191742910 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199651382.003.0010

Series: Emergencies in...

Abnormal menses and bleeding

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This chapter discusses abnormal menses and bleeding. It explores the physiological basis of menstrual bleeding, and the causes, investigations, and management of abnormal uterine bleeding, heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB), and dysmenorrhoea (period pains).

Chapter.  3049 words. 

Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology ; Obstetrics

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