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Ovary Cramps After Period
Had cramps in left ovary 5 days after period they started 1st day period ended. Then pain in left ovary when having sex. Negative preg tests. What could it be?
Every other period, I have pain where my left ovary should be. I know its not cramps - but its worrying me a bit.
Don't worry: Some women do have left or right sided pain with periods, although this is more common mid-cycle when one ovulates. If there is a pattern of this pain every other month and then it goes away, I would not worry. Women can have unusual pain with periods. Everyone is different, and this is not a sign of anything dangerous. ...Read more
2 days after period, painful sex and sharp pain on left side of ovary that goes back and forth from right side of ovary. Should I be concerned? I have
Abdominal pain: Migratory abdominal pain on the "right and left" sides of the lower abdomen, at the time you have specified after a menstrual period can indicate pelvic infection. Sexual activity irritates inflamed areas and causes pain. See your healthcare provider to make certain you do not have a pelvic infection. ...Read more
Is it normal to have pain in your ovaries after period? Been having them after my period for last two months. Virgin
Possible.: In the area where your ovaries are located there are a lot of reason that you can have pain. You need to see your family physician or ob-gyn physician to get an accurate answer. ...Read more
Sharp pain in lower left ab ovary area, period due, had this for 3 months in a row at the same time, after period its fine. Not period pains. Any help?
I've had the IUD for 20 months and since my first period I've been having sharp pains/cramps more by my right ovary. What could be wrong?
Started having cramps few days after sex, cramps on & off for a couple weeks, pain in ovaries just started, have slowly subsided, late on period.
Cramps: You may be pregnant. Purchase a pregnancy test to find out ...Read more
I have cramps frequently with slight pain. My period is 10 days late. I have polysytic ovaries. What to do? I want the period to start immediately!
See doctor: If you take the Duphaston correctly, you should start to bleed 2-3 days after the last pill. If still no bleed then see doctor. You may need different medication, stronger medication, depending on your clinical picture/history. ...Read more
My period was late, only lasted 3 days, one heavy then light and spotty and on the last day I was having medium cramps only on the right side ovary?
I'm having period like cramps and I had a hysterectomy in 07 and my ovaries remove in 2013 due to cyst and mass. Is this normal and if not what could?
Perhaps: They did not remove your entire ovary. Get levels of fsh and lh. They should be very high if you do not have ovaries. ...Read more
I have been having pain in my lower abdoman also to the sides where my ovaries are. Like cramping but not as painful as period cramps. What could it b?
Maybe a cyst: U need to see gyne for evaluation. This could be an ovarian cyst or some other gyne issue. An untreated std will sometimes cause chronic pelvic pain or discomfort, so if u have had unprotected sex, u should have std testing when u see the doctor. Depending on what is found during your exam, u may need a pelvic ultrasound. If no answer, see your pcp as there may be a non gyne reason 4 your symptoms. ...Read more
I keep getting cramps without a period......And I have Polycystic Ovaries......what could be going on with me?
Having sharp pains on right side by my ovary/below ribs, period I s late, having cramps for 1 week. Pregnancy tests negative. Period never late?
Lower: Your ovaries are down low in your pelvic region, not up by your ribs. Pain up that high is often related to your colon or gallbladder. If on your period is late and urine pregnancy test is negative, see your doctor and ask for a serum pregnancy test as it will turn positive a few days before the urine would. ...Read more
Due to get my period in 5 days. But I Am getting cramps near my right ovary and center of pelvic area already is this normal?
I had my period14 days ago and ever since I've been having cramps where my ovaries are, I had sex on the last day of my period. What can it be?
On my period, very sharp pain on right (near ovary), pain is not associated with cramps but, very uncomfortable, pain started with this period?
Patience is Key: Some times you have a hormonal cyst that is normal in all women that bursts when you have a period. It will cause pain. If your pain is decreasing in intensity as your period progresses then you are safe to wait it out. Take some Motrin or Aleve (naproxen) in the mean time. If you feel that the pain is unbearable or you have a fever or you have nausea and vomiting, then please see a doctor. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex a day after my period ended. And a day after that started experiencing mild cramps on the right side where my ovaries are?
I had a hysterectomny only left ovary left would be due for period on the 6th of each month get cravings and bloating with weight gain and cramps?
That's okay: If you still had your uterus you would be menstruating monthly, you are still ovulating so it's okay that you have these monthly symptoms. ...Read more
Cycle is avg 35 days. Ov pains CD18 as well as EWCM, pink spotting on CD28 along with discomfort near same ovary, heavy period next day, no cramps???
What are goals?: If you are trying to get pregnant then ovulation would be around day 21 with a 35 day cycle. If you are wanting to have lighter periods then see your Obgyn to discuss options such as a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD or other birth control options. If you are concerned about pain then see an obgyn for an exam, testing and sonogram. ...Read more
I had protected sex the 15 and I've had ovary pains and it switching back n forth im suppose to get my period tomorrow can it be cramps or pregnancy?
WELL...: You should be able to find out as soon os tomorrow or few more days. ...Read more
Idk if it's my ovaries but I've been having cramps for days so I thought I might start my period or something but nothing happens so I don't know. When I go bathroom everything is fine. Also haven't been on my period for 2 months. I've been off Depo-Prove
Pregnant?: I recommend a home or physician run pregnancy test immediately. ...Read more
I had my period feb1. 6 day cycle. 14days later I spotted for 3 days only once a day. 24 days after period pain on both ovaries. For 4 days.
This Is: Not a question. We can better help you if you ask an actual question. ...Read more
Pain after period watery wet sensation since af ended mild cramp in abdomen pinching in left ovary before during and only for 2days after af.
I had anorexia and had no period for 3 years. I am now a healthy weight and get cramps near ovaries on both sides. Is this normal or is it a cyst?
No way to know w/out: imaging your ovaries, which I would request from your treating physician. If you're getting cramps mid-cycle, welcome to the world of ovulatory Mittelshmerz - a somewhat painful feeling you get in your groin when your ovaries eject an egg into the fimbria. If you are getting the cramps during your period, that's your uterus contracting to squash out the built-up bloody endometrium every month. ...Read more