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Premenstrual Syndrome

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V04765Age of 1st periodPR2PR2PR2*
V048031st period earlier/later/same time compared to friendsPR3PR3PR3
V047661st period a lot/little earlier/later than friendsPR3APR3APR3A
V04767Taken birth control pillsPR4PR4PR4
V04768Age 1st taken birth control pillsPR4APR4APR4A
V04769Still take birth control pillsPR4BPR4BPR4B
V04770Age stopped taking birth control pillsPR4CPR4CPR4C
V04771Operation to remove ovaries/uterusPR5PR5PR5
V04772Age ovaries/uterus removedPR5APR5APR5A
V04773Still menstruating/stopped temporaily/stopped permanentlyPR6PR6PR6
V04774Age last periodPR7PR7PR7
V04775Taken hormone replacement pills for menopausal symptomsPR8PR8PR8
V04776Age 1st taken hormone replacementsPR9PR9PR9
V04777Still take hormone replacementsPR10PR10PR10
V04778Age stopped taking hormone replacementsPR11PR11PR11
V04779Why periods have stopped-1st mentionPR121PR12_1PR121
V04780Why periods have stopped-2nd mentionPR122
V04785Ever had PMSPR13PR13PR13
V04786Most sev-# mths/yr mood changes worse wk before periodPR14PR14PR14*
V04788Most sev-# mths/yr mood changes worse wk before periodPR16PR16PR16
V04789Also had probs like concentration/tired/change in app/sleepPR16APR16APR16A
V04790PMS interfered with work/social life/relationshipsPR19PR19*PR19*
V04791Unable to work/acts due to PMSPR19APR19APR19A
V04792Remember exact age lst had PMSPR20PR20
V04793Age 1st had PMSPR20APR20A
V04794Estimate age 1st PMSPR20B
V04795Estimate age 1st PMSPR20B1PR20B1
V047961st PMS before 20sPR20B2PR20B2
V04797Had PMS in past 12 monthsPR21PR21
V04798How recently in past months had PMSPR21APR21A
V04799Age last time had PMSPR21BPR21B
V04800# different years in life with PMSPR22PR22
V04801Talked to professional about PMSPR27PR27
V04802Age 1st talked to profssional about PMSPR27APR27A
V04804Received professional treatment for PMS in past yearPR30PR30

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