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Pelvic Pressure During Period
Severe pelvic pain/discomfort after urination after miscarriage daily for a year now. Feel norm during period though. Can't even walk anymore. 21 y/o?
I have been suffering come-and-go rectal/anal pain, back pain and pelvic pain during period for the past two years. My period ends a week ago but I have been suffering from the same symptoms for the past two days even though I’m not on my period. So I wen
Endometriosis?: See you Family Doc and get checked out for endometriosis. Your symptoms sound severe, especially to have started in your teens! It is especially telling if you have deep-penetration sex pain. Plan on having a pelvic exam and an ultrasound for a complete evaluation. If it's not endometriosis, then those investigations will take you closer to a diagnosis and then a treatment. ...Read more
Ok that right lower pelvic pain, doc. Says it's a mass/cyst, wasn't there dec but appeared now large in feb? Had period, no pain w/sex just pressure?
As said cyst: The question - what is this cyst? Specifically in case of rapid growth, gynecological examination and treatment is needed. ...Read more
I have been on my period for 31 days sched 4 us in a few weeks but I've been having abd hardness and pain severe pelvic pressure swelling, suggestions?
My period is 5 days early I have constant pelvic pressure and abnormal clotting should I go to the er?
Pelvic pressure for 4 days, shortness of breath & increased CM. I'm not ovulating. What could this be? Period expected in 6 days
Dysmenorrhea: Endometriosis and fibroids are two of the most common causes of dysmenorrhea (painful periods). Other common causes are ovarian cysts, varicose veins in the pelvis or something similar to endometriosis in the muscle of the uterus, called adenomyosis. Often, birth control pills and/or Ibuprofen are sufficient to minimize the pain. If those do not work, have an evaluation by a gynecologist. ...Read more
Feeling of tightness in pelvic area during period, on and off kind of thing but when it strike it feel like suffocating. Normal?
Bloated and slight dizziness what could it be? I do eat enough and blood pressure is pretty normal. Only been bloated during period but not on period.
Bloated and dizzy: May have reflux. Try a trial of ranitidine and prevecid and see if it makes a difference. May be sinusitis from food intolerances like milk, so avoid milk products for a week and see if there is a difference, . Also check HCG, thyroid hormone, and if all negative. Consider CT check for abdominal, lymph node ovary lesion. ...Read more
Pain in pelvis during ovulation and during period. Sometimes severe other times none. U/s and scan fine. Could it be related to my diverticulosis?
Pain when bowel move across a particular area + pelvic cramp and deep rectal pain upon pushing DURING period. Cause of concern?
Quick, sharp pains in pelvic area of stomach. Happens unexpectedly throughout month, both during and not during period. Cysts? What are tests/treatment?
Unsure: Probably nothing. But you should see your doctor for them to get a good history and exam to see if the is a problem that needs treated. ...Read more
Pain when bowel move across a particular area + pelvic cramp and deep rectal pain upon pushing DURING period. No period = no pain. Cause of concern?
Not sure: With just this little detail, it is impossible to pinpoint the problem. Sometimes a woman can have endometriosis or another cause which is only apparent at the time of her period. Your first step should be to consult your gynecologist for a complete exam and to determine if any other tests need to be done. Good luck. ...Read more
Experiencing sore back pain & what feels like pelvic swelling during period. Can this be related to my period or something else? When to be concerned?
Pressure left lower rib b4 and during period along with hip ache. Previous ectopic same side. Endometriosis possible? Slight cramps post period.
Does having sharp painful bowel movement and strong pelvic cramp upon pushing ONLY during period normal?
Does having sharp painful bowel movement and strong pelvic cramp upon pushing ONLY during period a sign of endometriosis?
Experiencing pelvic discomfort and sore back pain during period (2 days now). Felt small, hard pea-sized lump in groin area. What could it be?
STD?: The pea sized nodule you are feeling may be a lymph node and it may be enlarged due to an infection. The pelvic pain and back pain may be due to cervix infection. Usually these things occur together in something like Chlamydia infection and/or gonorrhea. Typically acquired sexually due to unprotected intercourse with a new partner or a partner who has acquired the infection from somewhere. ...Read more
Sharp shooting pain at anus and pelvic area upon pushing during bowel movement, only during period, have spotting, have dysmenorrhea. Is it normal?
Sudden onset of pelvic bone pain during period is it normal? I also have spotting, painful bowel movement and cramp during my period.
See your Dr: When you have sudden pain or new symptoms related to your cycle, seeing your Dr is a must. ...Read more
For a 23 year old female with endometriosis what would be the cause of pelvic pain when she uses tampons of any size during her period.
Dull pelvic pain? This pain goes away during my period and comes back after. It's not terrible but just enough to be annoyed.
Previously had 10 week period &pelvic pain. Ultrasound neg. Now on Trinessa with no period but still pain? Pain occurs @ random times during month.
I am experiencing pelvic pain. I've never had pain before/during/after period before. When I sleep it's excruciating that I can barley move. What could it be?
Needs to be checked: Pelvic pain can be due to many causes. It can be due to pelvic infection, Ovarian condition like a cyst, Uterine condition. I suggest since the pain is so bad you call it excruciating. Go to the nearest ER and get it checked. You need an exam and if indicated other tests like imaging ultrasound or cat scan etc to find out the cause and treatappropriately ...Read more
My fiancé & I have been TTC for 3 years now. I am irregular and have had spotting during my expected period for the month of December (very unusual for me to spot during this time). I had right pelvic pain November 30th and started spotting December 1st.
Spotting: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Pelvic pain sharp pain during intercourse brown disharge not on period no stds and no infections the doctor said there's nothing wrong?
Re-check for STDs: Hmmm..... Something doesn't compute. Colored vaginal discharge (brown, yellow, green, etc) definitely isn't normal and often means infection, including STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia; and either of these could cause pelvic pain that can be accentuated by intercourse. Recheck with your doctor or consider getting a second opinion. Your partner (s) should also be checked for STDs. Good luck! ...Read more
Mild pain or pressure in pelvis (lower abdomen) is a symptom that can be due to a variety of causes, including issues with the gut, bladder, and for females, organs such as ...Read more