The doctor will ask about the woman's symptoms and health history. A physical exam will be done. This may be enough to make the diagnosis. The woman may be asked to keep track of her symptoms over two menstrual cycles. This may confirm the diagnosis.
In women who do not menstruate, blood tests may be done to check hormone levels against symptoms.
- Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board Beverly Siegal, MD, FACOG
- Review Date: 09/2019 -
- Update Date: 01/16/2020 -