• Screening for Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

    The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.

    Screening Tests

    There are no current screening guidelines for premenstrual syndrome.

    References

    Premenstrual syndrome. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T113966/Premenstrual-syndrome. Updated June 9, 2016. Accessed October 4, 2016.

    Premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Family Doctor—American Academy of Family Physicians website. Available at: http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/premenstrual-syndrome-pms.html. Updated April 2014. Accessed August 18, 2016.

    Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) fact sheet. Office on Women's Health website. Available at: http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/premenstrual-syndrome.html. Updated December 23, 2014. Accessed August 18, 2016.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: James Cornell, MD
    • Update Date: 08/18/2016
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