Sunday, 1 May 2011

Postcard time!

The FM is now revising for his exams, a common practice is to rote learn answers to MCQs. You give us hoops, we'll jump through them. Here are som for you, the readers to do!

Pre-menstrual Syndrome . . . . . . . . . . .

a. is due to lack of progesterone.
b. is a diagnosis beneath contempt.
c. may respond to removal of ovaries.
d. may respond to an LH-RH analogue and transdermal oestrogen patches.
e. may respond to cyclical selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.
f. vitamin B6 is of proven efficacy.
g. progesterone drugs are of proven efficacy.
h. danazol may be effective.
i. may respond to pre-menstrual oestrogen.
j. is 'all in the mind'.

True, false or abstain!


  1. Don't let them kid you........... Women do not suffer from PMS, men suffer from PMS and in extreme cases men die from PMS.

  2. Mmmm! Ahhh! Yes! Depending on what you read - the majority of possible answers are possible! But I would reckon the last is the most believed - for we women are silly little things and imagine everything!

    Anna :o]