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A 22-year-old female asked:

The past few days i've had an off movement feeling in my lower tummy and uterus area like something is moving inside. is it an early sign of pregnancy?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Take a test: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. Fetal movement can be felt around 20 weeks gestation. If you are feeling movement in early pregnancy then it is likely gas or intestinal peristalsis
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