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A 18-year-old female asked:

I used to get very bad menstrual cramps for about 4 years, but after losing weight, i have no cramps, just normal periods. could i have endometriosis?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Probably not: It typically gets worse not all of a sudden better.
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Unlikely: It is very common for girls to have painful menstrual cycles for few yesrs after menarche.

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Last updated Sep 15, 2013

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