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Doctor insights on: Do You Get Ovarian Cramps Before During Or After Ovulation

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Is it normal to get cramps before ovulation.?I have pcos, had ovarian drilling done 2m ago and now tracking if I am ovulating regularly!

Is it normal to get cramps before ovulation.?I have pcos, had ovarian drilling done 2m ago and now tracking if I am ovulating regularly!

Yes: Some but not all women have discomfort which could be described as cramping at the time of ovulation it is called mittelsmirtz (german for middle pain). You could try ovulation prediction tests which are available over the counter which measures your lh surge (a marker of ovulation). ...Read more

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Is it normal to get cramps days after ovulation?

Is it normal to get cramps days after ovulation?

Your history? : That depends on you. Do you normally cramp with ovulation or is this abnormal for you? Cramps can be caused by gas , intestines, constipation, bladder issues as well as gynecological causes. ...Read more

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I have some cramping 4 days after ovulation and 9 days before my period is due, I dont normally get this normally cramps start 2 days before my period?

I have some cramping 4 days after ovulation and 9 days before my period is due, I dont normally get this normally cramps start 2 days before my period?

Probably normal!: Cramping can occur with ovulation and menses, a few days before or after is probably normal. You don't mention your contraceptive method. If none, or not consistently used, could be preganant, but if no other symptoms of pregnancy--still probably normal. Variation of menstrual period may occur with stresses, etc. ...Read more

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How long should you cramp on the one side after ovulation?

How long should you cramp on the one side after ovulation?

24 to 48 hours: Most women cramp 24 to 48 hours. Some women who have endometriosis may cramp for longer time and almost up to their period or till they have a positive pregnancy test. some women with a cyst may also cramp longer. ...Read more

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After ovulation, when implatation, or fetilization occurs, does it make you feel cramps and make you feel like af is comming ?

After ovulation, when implatation, or fetilization occurs, does it make you feel cramps and make you feel like af is comming ?

No: Some women will feel when they ovulate, release an egg from the ovary. There can be no sensation at the time the sperm merges with the egg, fertilization, or when the early embryo implants in the uterus. What do you mean by af? I imagine not atrial fibrillation! ...Read more

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Thick, not clear, but super-stretchy CM a few days ago (not thin like the ideal ewcm). Dryness & mild cramps a day after. Ovulation?

Thick, not clear, but super-stretchy CM a few days ago (not thin like the ideal ewcm). Dryness & mild cramps  a day after. Ovulation?

Can't really know. : Tracking your cycles and watching your mucus are both good methods of determining your ovulation, but if you want to add some science to the situation, you can buy fertility tests. There are individual test strips that monitor the lh level in your urine. When it spikes (+), you will know that you are going to ovulate in 24-48 hours. There are also more expensive machines that check estrogen and lh. ...Read more

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Is it normal to cramp and still be bloated right after ovulation?

Post ovulation sx: Cramping and bloating after ovulation can be normal, but can also reflect extra progesterone produced by a "double ovulation", much more common after 30. The sx. are due to normal effects of progesterone (made at ovulation and until your next period) and rupture of the cyst in your ovary(ies) at ovulation. ...Read more

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Pregnancy cramps 2 days after ovulation, is this normal?

Pregnancy cramps 2 days after ovulation, is this normal?

It's normal: But at 2 days p.O. You are not pregnant yet. Your embryo won't implant until 6-7 days after ovulation. Good luck. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation can you feel cramps?

How long after ovulation can you feel cramps?

Anytime: You can feel cramps before or during ovulation too; it's called mittelschmerz (which means roughly "middle-pain.") ...Read more

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Why do I experience cramps and gas after ovulation?

Why do I experience cramps and gas after ovulation?

Normal: It's normal to have these symptoms after ovulation. They likely are due to the hormonal changes that occur in your cycle. Whereas estrogen predominates the first 1/2 of the cycle, Progesterone dominates the 2nd 1/2 and Progesterone causes the bowel to slow down, and causing increased gas production/bloating. Cramping can also be due to physical effects of egg leaving the ovary. ...Read more

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I've been getting like pain and cramps the pains feels like period after ovulation day could it be implantation?

I've been getting like pain and cramps the pains feels like period after ovulation day could it be implantation?

Implantation: Implantation generally occurs 6-10 days after ovulation. Implantation can be associated with some spotting, however it is generally not painful. The first sign of implantation is usually a positive pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Pinch like cramps 7 days after ovulation. Could this be a early pregnancy sign?

Pinch like cramps 7 days after ovulation. Could this be a early pregnancy sign?

Not a reliable way: A pinch like cramp is not a reliable symptom to help determine if someone is pregnant or not. You will have to wait another week to see if you miss your pregnancy test. If so then check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Period cramps 4 days after ovulation. Could this indicate pregnancy?

Not likely: Cramping around ovulation is very common. It is called mittelsmertz. This would not indicate pregnancy because it is too early. Conception occurs after ovulation and a pregnancy can not be detected for about 7-10 days after that. ...Read more

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Is it normal to experience an ovarian cyst rupture a week after ovulation ?

Is it normal to experience an ovarian cyst rupture a week after ovulation ?

Occasionally happens: After ovulation a corpus luteum cyst forms. Occasionally that cyst may rupture and cause discomfort. Usually this is not a big problem though. ...Read more