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Premenstrual Syndrome

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PR2Age of 1st periodV04765PR2PR2*
PR31st period earlier/later/same time compared to friendsV04803PR3PR3
PR3A1st period a lot/little earlier/later than friendsV04766PR3APR3A
PR4Taken birth control pillsV04767PR4PR4
PR4AAge 1st taken birth control pillsV04768PR4APR4A
PR4BStill take birth control pillsV04769PR4BPR4B
PR4CAge stopped taking birth control pillsV04770PR4CPR4C
PR5Operation to remove ovaries/uterusV04771PR5PR5
PR5AAge ovaries/uterus removedV04772PR5APR5A
PR6Still menstruating/stopped temporaily/stopped permanentlyV04773PR6PR6
PR7Age last periodV04774PR7PR7
PR8Taken hormone replacement pills for menopausal symptomsV04775PR8PR8
PR9Age 1st taken hormone replacementsV04776PR9PR9
PR10Still take hormone replacementsV04777PR10PR10
PR11Age stopped taking hormone replacementsV04778PR11PR11
PR121Why periods have stopped-1st mention (2 iterations)V04779PR12_1PR121
PR13Ever had PMSV04785PR13PR13
PR14Most sev-# mths/yr mood changes worse wk before periodV04786PR14PR14*
PR16Most sev-# mths/yr mood changes worse wk before periodV04788PR16PR16
PR16AAlso had probs like concentration/tired/change in app/sleepV04789PR16APR16A
PR19PMS interfered with work/social life/relationshipsV04790PR19*PR19*
PR19AUnable to work/acts due to PMSV04791PR19APR19A
PR20Remember exact age lst had PMSV04792PR20
PR20AAge 1st had PMSV04793PR20A
PR20B1Estimate age 1st PMSV04795PR20B1
PR20B21st PMS before 20sV04796PR20B2
PR21Had PMS in past 12 monthsV04797PR21
PR21AHow recently in past months had PMSV04798PR21A
PR21BAge last time had PMSV04799PR21B
PR22# different years in life with PMSV04800PR22
PR27Talked to professional about PMSV04801PR27
PR27AAge 1st talked to profssional about PMSV04802PR27A
PR30Received professional treatment for PMS in past yearV04804PR30
PR20BEstimate age 1st PMSV04794

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