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A 30-year-old female asked:

11 weeks pregnant, having cramping in the lower abdomen that is not severe just constant. is this normal or start of a miscarriage. had a precious miscarriage so scared?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Expanding uterus: As the uterus grows with the pregnancy, the smooth muscle fibers begin to "stretch" to accommodate the growth causing mild reflexive cramping. If the cramping becomes more severe or bleeding ensues, please contact your prenatal care OB MD for further advice.
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Last updated Sep 6, 2020

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