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SInce having kids, I've noticed when I ovulate each month, I get a pressure type discomfort in my lower abdomen. It lasts 2 days about. What is this?

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
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In brief: Mittelschmerz

Also known as ovulation pain.
Some women get pelvic pain every time they ovulate. It usually lasts 1-2 days and is predictably around the time of ovulation every month. Ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen) help.

In brief: Mittelschmerz

Also known as ovulation pain.
Some women get pelvic pain every time they ovulate. It usually lasts 1-2 days and is predictably around the time of ovulation every month. Ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen) help.
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