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Pelvic pain or discomfort is common and sometimes confusing. While this might be related to your uterus and cycle (e.g. Some women develop anatomical changes such as polyps and fibroids), it could also be as simple as a bladder or vaginal infection.
Here is what I would recommend:
1. Check a pregnancy test if appropriate
2. Call your ob/gyn for appt. If persists
Good luck! ...Read more
5 months pp and started having crampy, pressure in lower pelvis. When I sit down I also feel the pressure increase almost from the rectum. PMS?
You need a pelvic : You may have some. Pelvic dysfunction from delivery e.g.prolapse. Vaginal or rectal ...Read more
During and after sex I get crampy pain in lower pelvis — been going on since I was 40. I'm 45... Seems to be a lil worse now? Had ultrasounds- normal
Uterine pain: Even though your us is normal doesn't mean that you can't have pain with intercourse. Normally, I find that women are having uterine pain during intercourse. Your gyn should be able to isolate the area of pain and give you guidance. ...Read more
Hello :) im experiencing cramps in my pelvis especially at the right part. When I stand it becomes more painful.thank you :)?
See Gyn>sonogram: Generally, cramps in the right side of the pelvis becoming more painful on standing may be due to a number of causes. One cause could be a large ovarian cyst, which can be quite heavy> would tug on adjacent structures as you stand. For proper diagnosis and treatment you should consult with your gynecologist who will examen you and order an ultrasound. I know you are worried but UN- likely to be cancer ...Read more
I have pain on my right side coming from my pelvis area. It happens right before my cycle starts and gets worse with cramps. What's causing this?
Sacroiliac joint: 20's with right pelvic premenstrual pain likely has sacroiliac joint, SIJ, subluxation/ligamentous stretch due to hormone Relaxin, which is secreted at this time in the menstrual cycle; evoking pelvic ligament laxity. Weight loss, yoga, and SIJ belt might be therapeutic. A negative pelvic ultrasound might help to solve the differential diagnosis. ...Read more
Constant cramping in my pelvis severe pain and uncomfortable and pain so bad cant move sometimes?
Some questions: When during cycle does this occur? Premenstrual or during period? Or does this pain occur completely independently of menses? How long has theis been going on for- a day or two Or is this a chronic pain pattern? Is this constant or intermittent? Without more information, the only recommendation that can be made is to recommend medical assessment. Take care. ...Read more
What can cause cramping in ur pelvis when u have to bm? I feel pressure and intense pain in my lower pelvic area
Hard stool?: The colon moves things along by squeezing. If the stoolis hard or dry the colon has to squeeze pretty hard- and that can feel crampy. Make sure you are eating enough fiber, add a fiber supplement, and drink lots of water. If this doesn't resolve your symprtoms, see your doctor. ...Read more
My sister has constant cramps in her pelvis. It is unrelated to her menstrual cycle. What could cause this?
See her doctor: It could be a number of causes including an infection. ...Read more
I finished my period 7 days ago but I'm now feeling cramps as if I'm getting my period, especially upper pelvis, what does that mean?
Dull pain in pelvis, on either side, similar to cramps. Not on period or near time for it to start. Happening for about a week. No pressure pain.
I am 6days past ovulation my nipples hurt to touch or even for a shirt to rub against them and today I have mild cramping in pelvis could I be pg?
4 months post c section. While being stitched up I felt pain in right side of my pelvis area. I still get sharp cramps in that area to this day. Why?
Sharp pinching cramps on one side by pelvis bone. Week past ovulation and not close to period yet?
Bladder infection: Remember, if a female gets pregnant, her body does not know it till about fourteen days later. The fertilized egg has to get to and through the fallopian tubes, enter the uterus, land on a wall and then attach and begin to grow. It takes some significant growth before it is sharing the HCG hormone in levels high enough for the mother's blood to pick it up and carry it away from the uterus. ...Read more
Have period like cramps on one side of my pelvis but no sign of clear discharge. Could i still be ovulating?
My husband had kidney removal surgery with the laser on thursday he is now having very bad cramping in his pelvis area like a woman is that normal?
Started OCPs almost 2 weeks ago, and the last day or two I'm having awful cramps off and on. My whole pelvis feels congested, but I'm not bleeding at all. Is this normal? What should I do?
Call OCP MD: You need to contact the OCP MD who may need to adjust your pill dosages. ...Read more
Mittelschmerz?: If you are midcycle, a common cause of crampy pain on one side is ovulation — when the egg is released, a small amount of fluid or blood can leak into the pelvis /lower abdomen and cause a crampy pain. This should go away in 1-2 days. Continued or worsening pain should be evaluated. If you might be pregnant, then crampy pain is worrisome and needs to be evaluated-take a pregnancy test if concerned. ...Read more
Had unprotected sex 4 days ago and have been cramping on one side of pelvis ever since. Period due in 2wks.
Likely ovulation: If you are halfway between periods, you are likely ovulating. That can cause the symptoms you are describing. ...Read more
Pinch like cramps on one side of pelvis for 3 days straight now. Had period dec 10-15. Pregnant or ovulation?
Since my estrogen is low and i just started having cramping right in the middle above my pelvis does that mean ovarian cancer?
Unlikely,: Your age and presentation suggest many other likely diagnosis. Incidentally, how did you know that your estrogen is low? Cramps in 39 y female could are likely to be due to menstrual cycles. When does cramping occur? Cyst, infection, review of other systems... Cancer is low on the list. The differential is wide open. Relax and go to general practioner who would be very helpful in your case. ...Read more
My sister's lower pelvis hurts so much at night she cries, doubles over in agony, and cannot sleep. Not menstrual cramps. What's wrong?
Go to ER: She could have a surgical abdomen if pain is that severe so she should go to er now. ...Read more
I have endo/adenomyosis I get painful cramps that always go from my pelvis up to my right rib cage and to my back what can it be. So scared?
I'm 38 weeks and 1 day, been having menstral like cramps for about 5 days now, more in my pelvis, with no blood or discharge. What should I do?
Iam gettn mild to severe cramps in my pelvis area with nausea this didn't start until I held my pee cuz I was sleep and didn't feel like gettn up.?
Pain in pelvis: Check checked for infx and for retention.... Possible gyn eval too. ...Read more