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I am in my 28th week of pregnancy and experiancing menstrual type cramps that come and go for seconds few times a day.Is this normal?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Probably

As you get toward the end of the pregnancy the uterus will become increasingly irritable and crampy.
Eventually that will progress to labor, but your key comment is a "few times a day". If this is happening 4 or more times per hour you need to be checked for premature labor.

In brief: Probably

As you get toward the end of the pregnancy the uterus will become increasingly irritable and crampy.
Eventually that will progress to labor, but your key comment is a "few times a day". If this is happening 4 or more times per hour you need to be checked for premature labor.
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