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I get strong painful cramps when im about to menestrate can you also get the same strong painful cramping when you are pregnant or is there a diffrenc?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
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In brief: Yes

Your uterus can cramp prior to your periods, but cramping in pregnancy is more troublesome depending on the point in your pregnancy.
Early cramping can be a sign of impending miscarriage, and late cramping can be false or true labor. You should be seen to determine what is going on.

In brief: Yes

Your uterus can cramp prior to your periods, but cramping in pregnancy is more troublesome depending on the point in your pregnancy.
Early cramping can be a sign of impending miscarriage, and late cramping can be false or true labor. You should be seen to determine what is going on.
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