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A 25-year-old female asked:

De first day of my periods was very painful, today is my last day & i'm feeling sharp pain on the right side of my abdomen, i can't sit up straight?

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Dr. Morton Levitt
A Verified Doctoranswered
Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical 51 years experience
Dysmenorrhea: A very painful period might be a red flag that you suffered a rupture hemorrhagic ovarian cyst ( a very common occurrence) or that a pelvic infection is starting. Other causes include endometriosis and adenomysosis. It is best to alert your gynecologist and see if he wishes to have you come in for an evaluation.
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