Adolescent gynaecology - lower abdominal pain


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    This guideline has been adapted for statewide use with the support of the Victorian Paediatric Clinical Network

  • See also 

    Menorrhagia

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    Assessment

    • Menstrual history (Last menstrual period, duration, flow, pain )
    • Sexual activity: if active discuss safe sex and contraception
    • Associated symptoms (bowel, bladder, fever, nausea, vomiting)
    • Consider performing hCG in all patients, and always consider urinary or GI aetiology