Author | Hal Elliott, MD


Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: An Update on Diagnosis and Treatment

August 01, 2007

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is a distinct cyclical disorder in which women experience distressed mood and behavioral symptoms in the late luteal or premenstrual phase of their menstrual cycle. PMDD is the most extreme or severe form of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).