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What does it mean when you have cramps after your period?

What does it mean when you have cramps after your period?

Not related to perio: It means there is a different cause of the cramps than your periods and if it persists you should consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is also known as Menses. Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more


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What does it mean to have cramps a week after period ends ?

What does it mean to have cramps a week after period ends ?

See detailed answer: Infection or an abnormal pregnancy must be ruled out. Other pelvic conditions such as endometriosis are less likely at your age. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have cramps off and on a week before your period & tender heavy breast. Could this mean pregnancy?

What does it mean to have cramps off and on a week before your period & tender heavy breast. Could this mean pregnancy?

Not really but: You can always simply check a home test. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Having your period and after having cramps what does it mean?

Having your period and after having cramps what does it mean?

Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period hasn’t actually ended – it has transiently slowed or stopped. ...Read more

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Really bad cramps a week after period ends. What does this mean..Thanks!

Really bad cramps a week after period ends. What does this mean..Thanks!

ovulatory pain: Pain with ovulation occurs at midcycle. It would usually only last about 3 days. If the pain persists you should be examined. ...Read more

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I'm still a virgin and have just had a light period with no cramps lasting 6 days two weeks after my regular one, what does this mean?

I'm still a virgin and have just had a light period with no cramps lasting 6 days two weeks after my regular one, what does this mean?

Periods Irregularity: Virginity itself has little to do with your cycle regularity. As a late teenager, some irregularity in your cycle can still be expected and is frequently influenced by stress levels, changes in routine, lack of sleep, exercise and proper diet etc. If this pattern continues, u should see your doctor to rule out medical conditions like Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, endometriosis etc ...Read more

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What does it mean when u start bleeding 2 weeks after your period ended in the bleeding is light but it's also very pink and you have, cramps?

What does it mean when u start bleeding 2 weeks after your period ended in the bleeding is light but it's also very pink and you have, cramps?

Periovulatory: Midcycle pain with light bleeding may just be from ovulation. If so, it would only last a day or two. If it persists beyond that amount of time or you are late for your next period, then a pregnancy test and pelvic ultrasound should be ordered.For more info www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more

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