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A 27-year-old female asked:

I've never had lower back pain with a period before and i did this time. my period came several days early, was pretty light, and only lasted few day?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Evaluation: It is not rare to have some cycle variation from time to time. If you are not satisfied with your periods or are concerned about pain see an Obgyn for evaluation. If the exam and sonogram are normal they can discuss the many options available to your for painful periods.
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