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Are Diarrhea And Period Like Cramping Signs Of Pregnancy
Other signs present?: A woman of childbearing age who has some nausea (with or without vomiting), some fatigue (feels less energetic), a sharper/stronger sense of smell, mild soreness/swelling of her breasts, and maybe some food aversions and cravings. . . Could be pregnant. Symptoms can occur before missing a period. Diarrhea can occur coincidentally with pregnancy symptoms, but is not considered a sign of pregnancy. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
I have period like cramping but more frequent 14 days after intercourse. My period was to come 2 days ago. Is this a sign of pregnancy?
This is my 3rd pregnancy, no success, I am 6 wks and experiencing some uncomfortable period like cramping with back pain. Is that normal?
Cramps: Although not always predictable, severe cramps are very suspicious for impending miscarriage. Bedrest with watchful waiting is the most you can do. Ultrasound if bleeding doesn't occur in next 48 hrs. Can assess pregnancy status. Possible progesterone deficiency with repeated early miscarriage may respond to future supplementation. ...Read more
Clear water drops and one time small fresh blood spot period like cramping is it labor or something else at 38 weeks pregnancy?
Obgyn evaluation: You will need to contact your Obgyn to arrange an evaluation. Since you are near term you will need to make sure you did not break your water. You could just be dilating and passing your mucous plug. An evaluation will be needed to determine what is going on. ...Read more
I have had period like cramping for a off and on, and a white discharge from my vagina. I have also have had had bad diarrhe for a few days... Help?
Experiencing some period like cramping, diarrhoea and a swollen feeling stomach. Also slight almost fluttering feeling a bit like gas. Doctors?
I have had brown spotting yesterday, diarrhoea today with bad cramping and period is due tomorrow. Could this be pregnancy?
Pregnancy test: You need to do a pregnancy test if you have missed a period. ...Read more
Unprotected sex, 30th of march, period due april 14th. Normally on time. Low back pain, cramps, tiredness& diarrhoea. Negative test? Possible pregnancy?
My period is 7 days late. I have a regular 28 days cycle. I had diahrrea with some cramping. Everyday I see a yellowish mucus passed. I took a pregnancy test on the 7th day of my missed period it says negative. Should I be concerned?
Gurgling stomach, lower ab pain, loose stools, weight loss... Still getting period, on the pill, negative pregnancy tests... Lower back pain... help!
Duration?: Hi. Are these symptoms new or chronic? If acute, you may just have a GI bug that will clear itself within days. If chronic, you need to consider things like inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, etc. Any mucous and/or blood in stool? If it's chronic, or doesn't resolve promptly, please see your doc. Good luck! ...Read more
I have been having stomach cramps, wind and loose stools nearly everyday for a few months now. The cramps feel like period cramps. What could this be?
34weeks preg. Period like cramps painful braxton hicks contractions. Bad acid reflux and vomiting. Pressure in tailbone. Frequent loose stools. Normal?
I've had my period and I just came off, I recieved cramps and loose stools with slight stomach ache. What do you think is going on?
Can loose stools be an only pregnancy symptom (have it for 1 Mo)? NO sex since june 25 but no regular periods either. (had spotting, then full blown pms, then no pms) no other preg cliché symptoms, just bit of nausa. Or could it be a stomach Flu?
I'm having constant period like cramping and discomfort. Not painful, but constant even after hydrating. Just sign my body is preparing? 35 wks
Discuss w/ OBGYN: Don't try to guess when you are this close to your due date. Call and go in if they want to examine you. Working well w/ your OBGYN will pay off big time. Congratulations and I hope it all goes well! ...Read more
I am having cramps like period pain 10 days before period. We are trying for a baby. Is it sign of pregnancy?
I'm getting slight and light cramps, never had them like this before...my period is not due for another week but could this be a sign of pregnancy?
Probably not: It is more likely that this is something GI but pregnancy is always possible if you are having unprotected intercourse. If your period doesn't start on time or isn't normal, check a pregnancy test and get in to get started on a reliable method of contraception. Use condoms to decrease the risk of STDs. Hope this helps some. If the cramping worsens or doesn't go away see your primary care provider ...Read more
No: There is no way to know if you are pregnant at day 19. If you are pregnant this cycle, it is likely the embryo won't have even implanted yet, so it would be unusual to have symptoms. ...Read more
I've been having cramps lately but this don't feel like period cramps can it be a sign of pregnancy because I had the same thing with my 1st baby?
Hard to tell...: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Could be either: Do a blood preg test so u know. ...Read more
It could be: Your period or possibly pregnancy. You can go ahead & take a pregnancy test now. Take care. ...Read more
If you're cramping seven days (if fertilized) but not spotting (before your period) is this an early sign of pregnancy?
I haven't gotten my period in 2 weeks now I been having really bad back aches, cramping and side pains Are these signs of pregnancy?
Some thoughts...: Pregnancy is the most common cause of a missed period. If not pregnant, other causes of a late or missed period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (especially birth control pills), hormonal disorders, etc… A home urine pregnancy test is very accurate 3 weeks after sex, or 1 week after missing a period. ...Read more
I started my period on 10.20.15, I spotted about a week later. It is now 11.5.15 and I am experiencing mild cramping. Could this be an early sign of pregnancy.
Maybe not, but...: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
I've been having cramps for about two weeks after my period, is this the first sign of pregnancy?
Not usually: If you miss a period definitely check a pregnancy test but usually people do not have pregnancy symptoms that early in a pregnancy. If your symptoms persist see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Negitive pregnancy test still 12 days late on my period. What's wrong.? Ii'm still having signs and cramps..
My period due to another few days pun I don't feel anything... But I had cramps for two weeks already. Is it sign of pregnancy?
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more