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is it common to have pain in your lower abdomen (ovaries & lower back mainly) when you are on your period?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, cramping: However, if the pain is severe and causes you to completely curtail your daily activities, an exam by a gyn md may help determine other causes of the pain.

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Last updated May 14, 2013

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