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at 16weeks pregnant is it normal to have pressure, mild cramps and a knot feeling in my lower abdomen right before expelling has?

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Dr. Allison Urrutia
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The enlarged uterus can push on the bowel and cause increase in pressure and cramping with bowel movements or passing gas.
Answered on Apr 26, 2017
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