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Soon Period Pelvic
My gf hasn't had a period in 3 months and has been getting pelvic area pain please help! What could this possibly be??
See doctor: And get checked. Also do a pregnancy test to see if she is pregnant. ...Read more
Pain in lower left pelvic area that sometimes persistes for several days pressure when pressed on and gets worse near period and durning sex?
Is it normal to have pelvic pain few days before period? It's my first time experiencing this though pain is not frequent. What can this be or mean?
Not to worry: Most probably nothing serious but to be on the safe side see your GYN ...Read more
Not uncommon to feel pelvic pain (typically to one side) mid cycle. It is most likely due to ovulation. And it has a name!
Mittelschmerz is one-sided, lower abdominal pain associated with ovulation. German for "middle pain, " mittelschmerz occurs midway through a menstrual cycle — about 14 days before your next menstrual period.
If it gets worse though and doesn't go away, see your doctor. ...Read more
Yes: That is not uncommon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Family practice: That's not normal. If it is after every period you might get it checked out. ...Read more
Mittleschmertz: Mittleschmertz or middle pain is pain associated with ovulation and is pretty common. The egg develops in a cyst and when you ovulate the cyst ruptures. If there is a small blood vessel in the area a few drops of blood can be spilled and are very painful. I've had patients I thought might have appendicitis when this happened on the right but they don't have fever or an elevated white blood count. ...Read more
This would not: Be anticipated with pregnancy. If you miss your period then take a pregnancy test. Take care. ...Read more
Test still works: Having pelvic inflammatory disease or inflammation in the pelvic area will not make an otherwise positive pregnancy test appear as negative. So, if a pregnancy test, done correctly, one week after missing a period, or 3 weeks after having sex, is negative, then the woman is not pregnant at that time. Of course, she might get pregnant with her next ovulation if she has sex again. ...Read more
I had a period dec 10th-18th and dec 26th-present. And I have pelvic pain. What could be the cause of this?
Get checked: 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
Why have I not had a period in over four months? And why do I have random pains in my pelvic and lower abdomon?
What causes a off and on pinching feeling in my mid right pelvic area in a woman a week and a half after start of period?
Pelvic u/s done 4 days before start of period showed stripe=28mm and endometrium "somewhat thick" is this abnormal? I'm 33yo.
My pelvic area has sharp pains and im not on my period and me and my husband were trying for a baby. What does this pain mean?
GYN MD visit: I don't know what the pains represent, but a visit to the GYN MD will solve that problem and enhance your ability to get pregnant if there are GYN problems. ...Read more
Took plan b, bled after a week like a normal lightly for 6 days, had period week before, pelvic pain a month later due for period in 3 days help?
Came on period friday at like 630pm. And when I woke up sat morning I been having pains in my pelvis area when I bend over it hurts what can it be?
Cramps?: Have you ever had cramps with your period before? If so is this something different? If it is could you be pregnant? Have you tried 2 aleve (naproxen) or 3-4 Ibuprofen? Or soaking in a hot tub? If it gets intolerable you should probably seek care especially if there are lots of clots and pregnancy is a possibility. ...Read more
I never had any pain before/during my period. The other day I started having pain in the pelvic area. At night it's so excruciating I can barely move.
I'm on 7th day of my period. I push to see if they are over but when im pushing my pelvic area hurt nd having small amount of orangish dc. Is it normal?
I'm having pains in my pelvic area, it comes and goes and its uncomfortable, had my period 07.10. What could it be?
Dysmenorrhea Tx:: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. ...Read more