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    Premenstrual Syndrome

    Premenstrual Syndrome

    Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) means that the symptoms you have before your period starts-like breast tenderness or irritability-are so bad that they interfere with your life.

    Current as of: October 13, 2016

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

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