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A 34-year-old female asked:

can implantation cramps be strong?

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Dr. Rashid Khan
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Cramps.: No.It depends on your pain tolerance which can vary from person to person. But if you are having severe cramps you should consult a physician to rule out the ectopic pregnancy.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What are implantation cramps?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Christopher Powers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Implantation cramps refer to the discomfort many women feel about 8-10 days after ovulation in a month when they become pregnant. The discomfort occurs as the fertilized egg, the embryo, "burrows" into the lining of the uterus (endometrium) where it will be begin to develop into a baby. That process is irritating to the uterus (which is primarily muscle) and produces a mild cramping sensation.
Fort Worth, TX
A 18-year-old female asked:

Can implantation cramps be mistaken for period cramps?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Possibly: However, period crams happen at or around your period and implantation occurs a little sooner than that.
Louisville, KY
A 19-year-old female asked:

How long do implantation cramps last?

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Difficult to say: Most individuals don't experience implantation cramps. Implantation is a very silent insidious event.
United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 34-year-old female asked:

Implantation does it cause slight cramps.

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not usually : That is not a typical complaint. Wait and see if you miss your period and then take a home pregnancy test.
A 36-year-old member asked:

Do cramps on one side mean implantation?

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Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Maybe: If you are pregnant and you are having pain on one side or the other, it might mean either an ovarian cyst is present and causing pain or it can be a sign of an ectopic pregnancy. This should be discussed with your doctor and an HCG level and ultrasound should be ordered.

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