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Im 38 weeks pregnant and im getting period like cramps and low back pain can't cope with this pain anymore getting the cramps for 2 weeks now?

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Dr. Adam Lewis
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In brief: Sacroiliac joints

As the pregnancy nears completion, the joints and ligaments of the birth canal begin to loosen.
The baby often rotates from breech to head down position. The added pressure leads to cramps and pain from the sacroiliac joints in your back. See your gynecologist to discuss treatments that reduce the pain.

In brief: Sacroiliac joints

As the pregnancy nears completion, the joints and ligaments of the birth canal begin to loosen.
The baby often rotates from breech to head down position. The added pressure leads to cramps and pain from the sacroiliac joints in your back. See your gynecologist to discuss treatments that reduce the pain.
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