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A 29-year-old female asked:

Every month a week or so after my peroid i get pain in my lower right abdomen and sometimes my left lower abdomem. what could this be?

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Dr. Elise Sadoun
Family Medicine 15 years experience
Ovulation: This is called mittelschmerz, and refers to the pain caused by the egg exploding out of the egg follicle during ovulation.
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