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does ovulation pain happen before the egg is released

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gordon
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Hard to say: One study demonstrated that the twinges associated with ovulation was not the actually egg being released but was the final growth of the follicle a d ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Mittelschmerz: I will provide the info i know. Another physician may be able to provide more info & fill in the gaps. Mittelschmerz occurs in about 20% of women. It ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
There isn't a way to: determine if you are pregnant with the available information alone. The best way to find out, is to take a home pregnancy test if you are late for you ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Mittelschmerz: Ovulation pain (ie mittelschmerz) can be on or around ovulation 2 or 3 days usually.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be: You could see a doctor about suppression of your ovulation with hormonal medication if the pain is affecting your quality of life.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Not impossible: But i wouldn't count on it. You can always try and see.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
No: Usually the ovulation pain is present is very short, one day if that.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1-4 days: Ovulation pain usually lasts less than 4 days. Best wishes!
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes: Some women do experience pain with ovulation. It is called mittelschmerz and occurs due to stretching of the ovary with ovulation or due to the releas ... Read More
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