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I am 6 days late on my period. Have suddenly gotten severe lower back pain along with stomach pain. Yes sexually active. No birth control. Any ideas.

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Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Period coming

It is possible that your period is coming, and often with a late period the bleeding and cramping is worse than usual.
The pain may be from the period coming . It is also possible you have a cyst on an ovary. Pregnancy is possible so you might want to check a pregnancy test. If positive you might have a tubal pregnancy so get it checked.

In brief: Period coming

It is possible that your period is coming, and often with a late period the bleeding and cramping is worse than usual.
The pain may be from the period coming . It is also possible you have a cyst on an ovary. Pregnancy is possible so you might want to check a pregnancy test. If positive you might have a tubal pregnancy so get it checked.
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