Menstrual characteristics in some adolescent girls in Accra, Ghana.

@article{Gumanga2012MenstrualCI,
  title={Menstrual characteristics in some adolescent girls in Accra, Ghana.},
  author={Solomon K. Gumanga and R. A. Kwame-Aryee},
  journal={Ghana medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={
          3-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Menstruation has a variable pattern within a few years of menarche which may not be well understood by many adolescent girls. Providing accurate information on menstruation is necessary to reduce anxiety, menstrual morbidity and improve reproductive health of these adolescents. OBJECTIVE To determine the age at menarche, duration of menstruation, length of menstrual cycle, regularity of menstrual cycle, prevalence of dysmenorrhoea and sources of information on menstruation… 

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