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Why does my uterus hurt when I cough

A female asked:
Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
VALASALVA: When you cough you increase intrathoracic pressure. It is a bit unusal For this to cause pelvic pain. I would follow up with your doctor and have labs... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
No: Er dr's do not like to do procedures they are not trained to do, even if it (in theory) is as easy as pulling the string. Since we are not surgeons or... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Common: With ovulation there is always a cyst on one of the ovaries. At the time of ovulation that cyst is about 2 cm in diameter, but after ovulation that cy... Read More
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Dr. Christine Strohmeyer
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Possible cyst: Sometimes a cyst can develop in ovary that persists and can make pelvic area sore. Can use Advil (ibuprofen) or Alleve and just wait through your nex... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Probably normal: Coughing puts downward pressure on the uterus and the pelvic floor, so you may well have a sense of pulling. This could get more noticeable as you ge... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Need diagnosis...: Before a cough can be treated, the cause of the cough needs to be diagnosed. Possible causes of a chronic cough include bronchospasm from any cause, p... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
It's implanted: An embryo is tiny (slightly bigger than the size of a dot on a page), and has taken root into the lining on the inside of one's uterus. After implanta... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon a... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 37 years experience
check with your doc: This is probably from increased pressure during diaphragm motion. The uterus feeling is unusual. Should be checked by gyn doc.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Likely a period, but: Wait. A positive pregnancy test can tell a woman that prior spotting was actually implantation spotting. It is hard to tell if a woman is pregnant bec... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Baby movement: You generally should feel the baby move during the first pregnancy at 18-20 weeks. With subsequent pregnancies, movement can be found earlier. It is... Read More
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