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The Boston Area Community Health (BACH) Survey was conducted by the BACH Investigators and supported by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) . The data from the BACH Survey reported here were supplied by the NIDDK Central Repositories. This manuscript was not prepared in collaboration with investigators of the BACH study and does not necessarily reflect the opinions or views of the BACH study, the NIDDK Central Repositories, or the NIDDK.
The authors report no conflict of interest.
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Cite this article as: Brazell HD, O'Sullivan DM, Tulikangas PK. Socioeconomic status and race as predictors of treatment-seeking behavior for pelvic organ prolapse. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2013;209:476.e1-5.