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A 19-year-old female asked:

I'm 5 weeks pregnant and every now and then i get menstrual like cramps. no bleeding or anything. is this normal during early pregnancy?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 35 years experience
Maybe: Pregnancy slows down the gastrointestinal tract which may increase gas dusts soon. This may be felt as cramps. However if bleeding occurs with vaginal bleeding, that may be a miscarriage warning sign.

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Last updated Dec 12, 2014

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