Influence of the menstrual cycle on systemic diseases.

  title={Influence of the menstrual cycle on systemic diseases.},
  author={Kim A. Boggess and H. Oliver Williamson and R J Homm},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America},
  volume={17 2},
Physiological changes associated with the menstrual cycle influence the clinical course of some diseases such as bronchial asthma, allergies, anaphylaxis, epilepsy, migraine, dermatoses, and porphyria. Hormonal manipulation can be beneficial in some patients.