Dr. Marianna Post
Family Medicine
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In brief: Could be

Yes it could be, but more likely you have it from change in posture from growing belly, it is one of the symptoms of normal 3 trimester, again depending on severity, if you in doubt go get checked.
Better safe than sorry especially in pregnancy. If it is from growing baby than get an abdominal support belt in maternity store it will help you with back pain some.

In brief: Could be

Yes it could be, but more likely you have it from change in posture from growing belly, it is one of the symptoms of normal 3 trimester, again depending on severity, if you in doubt go get checked.
Better safe than sorry especially in pregnancy. If it is from growing baby than get an abdominal support belt in maternity store it will help you with back pain some.
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Dr. Patrick Ramsey
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: YES

Lower abdominal or back pain can be a sign of preterm labor and you should be evaluated by your OB provider. There are many other causes of lower abdominal pain in pregnancy but preterm labor is a serious pregnancy complication and you should be evaluated as soon as possible.

In brief: YES

Lower abdominal or back pain can be a sign of preterm labor and you should be evaluated by your OB provider. There are many other causes of lower abdominal pain in pregnancy but preterm labor is a serious pregnancy complication and you should be evaluated as soon as possible.
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