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A 20-year-old female asked:

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
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Yes: The enlarged uterus can push on the bowel and cause increase in pressure and cramping with bowel movements or passing gas.

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Last updated Apr 26, 2017

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