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why am i having cramps a week after my period

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Ovulatory pain: Some women get a little cramping when they ovulate this is called " Mittelschmertz" about 20% of women get this mid cycle for a day or so. Some women ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mittleschmerz:ovulat: You are probably having mittleschmerz or ovulation pain. You could also just be rupturing a cyst. If it persists, see your provider!
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doct ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
40 years experience Gynecology
See detailed answer: Infection or an abnormal pregnancy must be ruled out. Other pelvic conditions such as endometriosis are less likely at your age.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Fearing
35 years experience Gynecology
ovulatory pain: Pain with ovulation occurs at midcycle. It would usually only last about 3 days. If the pain persists you should be examined.
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A female asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: You may other issues such as constipation or other problems that are causing this. Your doctor will be able to make a proper diagnosis and get the stu ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Elguera
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe ovulation pain: Most women ovulate (release an egg) two weks after start if period so pain may be from that. If it goes away in five days or less no worries. Sometime ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Leyva jr
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Patience: Patience as it sounds like your period is coming. Also make sure you used protection in re-starting intercourse otherwise get a pregnancy test. If not ... Read More

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