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A 19-year-old female asked:

During sex last night toward the end it started to hurt like bad period cramps. it lasted for a little while after. i was ovulating is that the cause?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Hard to say: If you were in the middle of the cycle then maybe. Sex should not be painful. If it is a one time thing then there is probably not much to do. If it happens often then schedule a visit with an obgyn.
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