Case Number 4580
Request Date 21/01/2016
Completion Date 15/02/2016

 

Details of the Request

  1. In each of the last three calendar years how many women a year are diagnosed with Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (PCS)?
  2. In each of the last three calendar years how many women have received a diagnostic test for PCS?
  3. On average how many diagnostic tests do women presenting with pelvic pain receive prior to formal diagnosis?
  4. What information is offered to women who present with pelvic pain?
  5. On average, how much money a year is spent on diagnostic tests for women presenting with pelvic pain?

 

Details of the Response

1) In each of the last three calendar years how many women a year are diagnosed with Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (PCS)?

The Trust does not hold the data

 

2) In each of the last three calendar years how many women have received a diagnostic test for PCS?

The Trust does not hold the data

 

3) On average how many diagnostic tests do women presenting with pelvic pain receive prior to formal diagnosis?

The Trust does not hold the data

 

4) What information is offered to women who present with pelvic pain?

A comprehensive information leaflet, we also have a dedicated specialist nurse for pelvic pain patients.

 

5) On average, how much money a year is spent on diagnostic tests for women presenting with pelvic pain?

The Trust does not hold this data.