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Help Describing menstrual periods

Is it ok to describe menstrual periods in the patient note like this? :

- regular periods 3-4/30 (meaning it occurs every 4 weeks, and lasts for 3-4 days).
- irregular periods 6-8/55 (meaning it occurs every 6 weeks, and lasts for 6-8 days).

I think I saw this format in FA, but not sure.

What do you think? It's much faster than typing all that in words.

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Yes, that's acceptable.

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