Pelvic congestion syndrome

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What is pelvic congestion syndrome?

Pelvic congestion syndrome is associated with varicose veins in the pelvis (lower abdomen and groin). The syndrome is associated with constant dull pelvic pain, pressure and heaviness.

Common symptoms reported by people with pelvic congestion syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for pelvic congestion syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with pelvic congestion syndrome

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Who has pelvic congestion syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 61 say pelvic congestion syndrome is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 8
30s 38
40s 30
50s 22
60s 8
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 4
20-29 years 13
30-39 years 10
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 3
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 104

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 36
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from pelvic congestion syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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