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Have what I believe is middlesmirks pain in rectum when ovulating. Any suggestions for relief.?
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Angela Zhang
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In brief: Mittelschmerz
Mittelschmerz is mid-cycle sharp/crampy abdominal pain that occurs just before, during, or after ovulation, it should not cause pain in your rectum. You can take Ibuprofen or other pain relievers for intense or prolonged pain.

In brief: Mittelschmerz
Mittelschmerz is mid-cycle sharp/crampy abdominal pain that occurs just before, during, or after ovulation, it should not cause pain in your rectum. You can take Ibuprofen or other pain relievers for intense or prolonged pain.
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