Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
1. Inquire about menstrual disturbances, such as amenorrhea and abnormal uterine bleeding, when seeing adolescent patients.
2. Create a nonjudgmental and supportive environment that encourages adolescents to voice their health concerns.
3. Select appropriate treatment options for amenorrhea and dysfunctional uterine bleeding in an adolescent, in collaboration with the patient and her parents.
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E.J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, Professor of Family Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Family Medicine Program Director and Vice-Chair, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana
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