Menstrual Health as a Part of Preventive Health Care.

@article{Matteson2019MenstrualHA,
  title={Menstrual Health as a Part of Preventive Health Care.},
  author={Kristen A. Matteson and Kate M Zaluski},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America},
  year={2019},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={
          441-453
        }
}
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