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2021 Feb 03

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol

Secondary School Girls’ Experiences of Menstruation and Awareness of Endometriosis: A cross-sectional study.


Randhawa AE, Hewett AD, Weckesser AM, Jones GL, Hewett FG
J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Feb 03.
PMID: 33548448.


To characterise typical menstrual characteristics in a large sample of secondary school girls, as well as knowledge of typical menstruation, endometriosis awareness and educational needs. To establish whether self-reported atypical period symptoms indicate menstrual characteristics suggesting the need for further clinical review for a specialist opinion.