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What are implantation cramps?
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Dr. Christopher Powers
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief:
Implantation cramps refer to the discomfort many women feel about 8-10 days after ovulation in a month when they become pregnant.
The discomfort occurs as the fertilized egg, the embryo, "burrows" into the lining of the uterus (endometrium) where it will be begin to develop into a baby. That process is irritating to the uterus (which is primarily muscle) and produces a mild cramping sensation.

In brief:
Implantation cramps refer to the discomfort many women feel about 8-10 days after ovulation in a month when they become pregnant.
The discomfort occurs as the fertilized egg, the embryo, "burrows" into the lining of the uterus (endometrium) where it will be begin to develop into a baby. That process is irritating to the uterus (which is primarily muscle) and produces a mild cramping sensation.
Dr. Christopher Powers
Dr. Christopher Powers
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
In brief: Usually never felt
But it is a cramp felt when the egg that has been fertilized has traveled through the fallopian tube and implants itself into the woumb where it will grow until the baby is born.

In brief: Usually never felt
But it is a cramp felt when the egg that has been fertilized has traveled through the fallopian tube and implants itself into the woumb where it will grow until the baby is born.
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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