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Backache Before Period Or Pregnancy
What is light brown vegina blood before period by one week? With backache? Can it be pregnancy symptom?
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
My last period was a week late. I tested for pregnancy but it was negative. Since then, I am seeing light bleeding and backache. What is the cause?
Prob period: The bleeding you are seeing is probably your cycle. It sounds like you ovulated late. Many things can cause this. If you are not trying to conceive, please get on a reliable method. If you are trying to conceive and this keep having erratic cycles, you need to let your doctor know. ...Read more
Last period 18th June, been having low backache & ovary twinges for the past five days. I have had unprotected sex. Possible pregnancy? Should I test?
Period was 1/21 but only last til 1/22 by 1/23 and 1/24 spotting off and on alone with backaches, feelin wired eating and peeing.sign of pregnancy?
Hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some 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 have been having cramps lately n my period isn't due till 2weeks later I feel sleepy all the time an backache. Ie pregnancy. Possible?
Sore boobs, low backache, and light cramps 22 days before next period could i possibly be pregnant? When should I take a pregnancy test? Help
I haven't had a period for 4 almost 5 months and negative pregnancy test i have mild cramps and backaches. What's going on. I also have mild pelvis pain?
Most commonly: Aside from pregnancy, the most common causes of new persistent lack of menstruation in a young woman are either extreme athleticism (aggressive exercise every day) or being dangerously underweight. Regardless, what you are describing is a reason to visit a primary care doctor (Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or OB/GYN) promptly for an assessment, because this is not normal. ...Read more
Hi I'm 20 I had unprotected sex and took a morning after pill 2 days later. A week later my period came a week early but I didn't have the cramps, and backaches and my period only lasted 4 days not the regular 7. I took a pregnancy test but it came.
Late period, period pain & backache. Sore nipples! Tested neg for preg yesterday morning. Should I re test? Could it be pregnancy? TTC
Could be menses: All those period could mean your period is soon, be patient. ...Read more
Backaches, headaches, nauseous and exhausted all the time, have missed my period too. Been on the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) since October, pregnancy or?
Spotting 5 days 1 week before my period. Now 11 days delayed, have symptoms of fuller sore breast, lower backache.pregnancy test negative.still pregnant?
When in doubt: Just check pregnancy test. And if you are still not bleeding normally and first pregnancy test was negative, check it again in 1 week. Your symptoms certainly sound like pregnancy. See a healthcare provider for more definitive pregnancy tests if you are concerned and your tests at home are negative repeatedly. ...Read more
I had my tubes tied for 6 years now and missed my period for 3 months now am having lots of pregnancy symptoms am i pregnant? Swollen breasts darker area around nipple going to pee more often and lower backaches and headaches
Hello doctor, am having a severe low backache for the last two days, my periods will be due in 3 days time. Today I saw a brown discharge and my home pregnancy test was negative by yesterday. Could i still be pregnant?
Unlikely: But may repeat the test in 7 days if your period is delayed ...Read more
In the past few months I have had pregnancy symptoms(late periods, tender breasts, fatigue, backache, bloating, acne, dizziness) hpt always neg. What can be the cause? We are trying to conceive.
Negative urine pregnancy test two days before period due. Only symptoms are back pain and bloating. Could I be pregnant?
Pregnant?: Highly unlikely with negative home test, repeat in 2-3 days ...Read more
Having PMS signs a week before period (back pain, cramps, acne, discharges. Is this pregnancy or early period. I took 2 doses of Plan B 3 weeks apart?
Depends: Even pregnant people can hurt their backs just like anyone else. Most pregnant women have some degree of back discomfort but mot usually a lot. ...Read more
Period is 4 days late, experiencing lower back pain, took 2 at home pregnancy tests and both read negative...what could be going on here?
Repeat HPT in 1 week: if still no period. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Period 1 wk late, intense lower back pain, 3 negative pregnancy tests...can I still be pregnant? What else could be going on here? Thank you.
I had my period one week early for the first time. It was shorter than usual by 2-3 days. I had strong cramps and back pain. Could it be pregnancy?
If it was your actua: Period then you should not be pregnant. If. ...Read more
Back pain, no period after 5 months, insomia, negative pregnancy test. What could be causing this?
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
I am 33 weeks pregnant and having period like pain and back pain. Is this normal for this stage of pregnancy? Also an increased mucas like discharge.
Some of it is normal: You have increased vaginal mucus production during pregnabcy. Carrying the baby affects the mechanics of keeping upright as well as placental production of a substance that loosens joints. It is also normal to have mild contractions that aren’t sustained ( braxton-hicks contractions). Talk to your doctor whenever you have questions ...Read more
Using IUD protection, three days ago was expecting my period and had some spotting and then nothing and I have period back pain any chance of pregnancy?
Yes: Do pregnancy test. It is possiable with iud to get pregnant. ...Read more
Had bad cramps for 2days, 10days prior to my period. Now its 4days until my period & i haven't had any cramps, just back pain & migraines. Is it maybe pregnancy?
4 days late for my period.I'm still having minor cramps/back pain n a neg. Pregnancy test. No sex since 7/3. Could i still be pregnant?
Sex and period: It is possible you are pregnant. You should take another pregnancy test to see if you are. Still, it is common to skip a period occasionally. If you are not pregnant, I would recommend monitoring your cycles for a while to see how often it occurs. If this continues to occur, you may need to talk to a provider about it. ...Read more