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A 46-year-old member asked:

I want to know what is the difference between menstrual cramps & early pregnancy cramps?

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Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jananswered
67 years experience
Not much: Menstrual crams start before every period. If you miss your period and cramps start some time later, it could be due to pregnancy. In that case do pregnancy test to be sure.
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A positive pregnancy: There is no difference. Check a pregnancy test and you will know which it is.
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What is the difference between pre menstrual cramps and pregnancy?

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Big difference : Hopefully when u get pregnant u will know the difference.
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Last updated Dec 22, 2017

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