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Table 2 clinical Signs and symptoms of women with uterine fibroids in Haiti accessing care at the outpatient department at Mirebalais University Hospital (n = 116)

From: Assessing burden, risk factors, and perceived impact of uterine fibroids on women’s lives in rural Haiti: implications for advancing a health equity agenda, a mixed methods study

Characteristics n (%) or mean
Stress (n = 114) 92 (79.3)
Dysmenorrhea (115) 73 (62.9)
Acute pelvic pain (112) 72 (62.1)
Pelvic mass (n = 113) 56 (48.3)
Polymenorrhagia 50 (43.1)
Metrorrhagia (115) 49 (42.2)
Menorrhagia (n = 114) 49 (40.5)
Mictional difficulty 49 (40.5)
Chronic pelvic pain (n = 115) 33 (28.5)
Pelvic pressure (n = 114) 33 (28.5)
ZLDSI score (mean) 7.65 (0–24)
Low depression (ZL score 13–17 and ≥ 18 - ≤ 27) 22 (11.4)
Abdominal pelvic mass (n = 113) 9 (7.8)
Moderate depression (≥18 - ≤ 27) 8 (4.2)