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How soon after ovulation pain do you actually ovulate

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Pain: Middlesmertz is pain at mid cycle. It is common, but should not be intense or worsening. If these symptoms are new it is a sign that your ovary is lar... Read More
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
It is normal: to have some discomfort (an, in fact many women have some "spotting" as well! Hope this helps BTW There is no connection with ovarian cysts! Dr Z

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Diedrich
Gynecology 14 years experience
Not sure but: Honestly i don't know, but, if you did in fact ovulate there will be a small amount of blood that is released. This can cause some peritoneal irritati... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
It does not last: that long. The pain you had may be something else and not ovulation pain.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gordon
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
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
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Petrozza
Fertility Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: At the time of ovulation, the cervical mucous becomes more viscous and egg white in color. Having sex on the day of ovulation is the best day to try a... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Not impossible: But i wouldn't count on it. You can always try and see.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
No: Usually the ovulation pain is present is very short, one day if that.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
1-4 days: Ovulation pain usually lasts less than 4 days. Best wishes!
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
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
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Collin Smikle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Ovarian cyst: A cyst (follicle) ruptures each month as you ovulate. In some women, this causes a lot of pain but others have no or minor cramping. If it happens a... Read More

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