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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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I came off my cycle 11 days ago but I been experiencing lower abdominal cramping. What could be the cause for this?

Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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I came off my cycle 11 days ago but I been experiencing lower abdominal cramping. What could be the cause for this?

Ovulation: Most women ovulate about 14 days after the last period began and there is often some cramps associated with ovulation. The timing you give could be consistent with ovulatory pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Crystal Twynham
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Abdominal Colic (Definition)

Abdominal colic is also known as Abdominal spasm. Abdominal colic is a symptom in which a person feels there is a lot of pressure inside some part of the intestines. Sometimes the colicky pain feels like ...Read more


Dr. Scott Lippe
Board Certified, Gastroenterology
24 years in practice
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What causes of lower back pain which feels like labor pain also diarehha and lower abdominal cramping pain?

Dr. Scott Lippe
Board Certified, Gastroenterology
24 years in practice
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What causes of lower back pain which feels like labor pain  also diarehha and lower abdominal  cramping pain?

Low back pain diarrh: Sounds like an inflammation of the rectum or lower colon; diarrheal illnesses can cause low back pain and cramping; however, the list of things is rather long. If it has been for a few days then no worries but if it has been around a while then its time to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Joseph Accurso
Board Certified, Radiology
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What could cause severe lower abdominal cramping, nausea, and itchy rashes on the fingers, toes, and around the anus? Ct showed no problems.

Dr. Joseph Accurso
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What could cause severe lower abdominal cramping, nausea, and itchy rashes on the fingers, toes, and around the anus? Ct showed no problems.

Consider parasites: Please see a health care professional and make sure to be evaluated for parasites and unusual infections. ...Read more

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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Could BV cause abdominal cramping?

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Could BV cause abdominal cramping?

BV: Bacterial vaginosis doesn't usually cause cramping, redness, swelling or pain w urination or sex. ...Read more

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Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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What. Causes. Abdominal cramping and back pain and spotting in between cycles?

Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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What. Causes. Abdominal cramping and back pain and spotting in between cycles?

Check-up: Your question is too broad to answer in this short space. A lot of benign , and occasionally a malignant, condition can cause your symptoms. I can only suggest a thorough gynecologic evaluation and discussion with your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Barbara Simmons
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Miscarried & D/C 4 weeks ago. I'm having mild lower abdominal cramping and bloating. What is happening?

Dr. Barbara Simmons
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Miscarried & D/C  4 weeks ago. I'm having mild lower abdominal cramping and bloating. What is happening?

Bloating: After a pregnancy ends ( miscarraige or otherwise), menses can return in 4 weeks. These symptoms may be pre-menstrual symptoms ...Read more

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
Board Certified, Family Medicine
20 years in practice
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Abdominal cramping. I'm on mononessa 28s and Zoloft. What is the cause?

Dr. Susan Arnoult
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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Abdominal cramping. I'm on mononessa 28s and Zoloft. What is the cause?

Not sure: I can't tell what's causing the abdominal cramping but it's likely not related to either medication. Do you have nausea, vomiting, diarrhea? Is the cramping more menstrual? Any urinary problems? Good luck! ...Read more

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Dr. Arthur Heller
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I have severe abdominal cramping on the first day of my cycle every month that often causes vomiting and has be double over in pain. Is this normal?

Dr. Arthur Heller
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I have severe abdominal cramping on the first day of my cycle every month that often causes vomiting and has be double over in pain. Is this normal?

NoMaybe endometriosi: May be normal for you, but not normal. May be endometriosis-abnormal distribution of uterine lining tissue outside of the uterine lining; congenital-born that way; can be treated. See your doc. ...Read more

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Dr. Lee Peter Bee
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What are FODMAPs? Can it cause abdominal cramping, itching, nausea, loss of weight?

Dr. Lee Peter Bee
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What are FODMAPs? Can it cause abdominal cramping, itching, nausea, loss of weight?

Possibly: FODMAP is an acronym for"Fermentable, Oligo-, Di-, Mono-saccharides And Polyols." These carbohydrates are commonly found in the modern western diet. These are short chain carbohydrates (oligosaccharides), disaccharides, monosaccharides and related alcohols that are poorly absorbed in the small intestine, which are associated with irritable bowel syndrome, and functional leaky gut syndrome. ...Read more

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