Menstrual cycle effects on common medical conditions
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- Case, A.M. & Reid, R.L. Compr Ther (2001) 27: 65. doi:10.1007/s12019-001-0010-8
Menstrual cycle-related exacerbation of common medical conditions such as migraine, epilepsy, asthma, irritable bowel syndrome, and diabetes, is a well-recognized phenomenon. Accurate documentation of symptoms on a menstrual calendar allows identification of women with cyclic alterations in disease activity.