Pelvic inflammatory disease [top]

  • Lower abdominal pain
  • Vaginal discharge, dyspareunia, tenesmus
  • Pelvic tenderness
  • Menorrhagia

Bleeding diathesis [top]

  • Easy bruising, petichiae
  • Prolonged bleeding with tooth extraction
  • Menorrhagia

Fibroids [top]

  • Menorrhagia
  • Infertility
  • Non-specific symptoms: dyspareunia, painful periods, abdominal bloating, back pain

Endometrial carcinoma [top]

  • Menorrhagia, postmenopausal bleeding
  • Intermenstrual bleeding - bleeding between periods
  • Weight gain

Hypothyroidism [top]

  • Weight gain
  • Coarse skin
  • Constipation, change in bowel habit
  • Bradycardia
  • Hoarseness, menorrhagia muscle stiffness

Intrauterine contraceptive device [top]


Endometriosis [top]

  • Intermittent lower abdominal pain with menstrual cycle
  • Dysmenorrhoea, dyspareunia
  • Menorrhagia
  • Infertility