Abnormal uterine bleeding

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Key articles

Munro MG, Critchley HO, Broder MS, et al. FIGO classification system (PALM-COEIN) for causes of abnormal uterine bleeding in nongravid women of reproductive age. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2011 Apr;113(1):3-13. Abstract

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Heavy menstrual bleeding: assessment and management. May 2021 [internet publication].Full text

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Committee on Practice Bulletins—Gynecology. Practice bulletin no. 128: diagnosis of abnormal uterine bleeding in reproductive-aged women. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Jul;120(1):197-206.Full text  Abstract

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. ACOG committee opinion no. 557: management of acute abnormal uterine bleeding in nonpregnant reproductive-aged women. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Apr;121(4):891-6.Full text  Abstract

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Committee on Practice Bulletins—Gynecology. Practice bulletin no. 136: management of abnormal uterine bleeding associated with ovulatory dysfunction. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Jul;122(1):176-85. Abstract

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Heavy menstrual bleeding: assessment and management. November 2018 [internet publication].Full text

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