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Sharp pain on the upper right of my tummy during menstruation ?

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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
8 doctors agree

In brief: Could be cramping

Many women experience period-related cramping and pain.
Rt upper quadrant pain always raises the ? Of gall bladder stones which are not related to your period Ibuprofen (such as midol or advil) is often helpful for menstrual pain. If your pain becomes severe or persistent, however, you might consider visiting the doctor to make sure there is not a more serious problem.

In brief: Could be cramping

Many women experience period-related cramping and pain.
Rt upper quadrant pain always raises the ? Of gall bladder stones which are not related to your period Ibuprofen (such as midol or advil) is often helpful for menstrual pain. If your pain becomes severe or persistent, however, you might consider visiting the doctor to make sure there is not a more serious problem.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
Answer assisted by Marianne Di Napoli, Medical Student
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Dr. Luis Gonzalez
After a negative gallbladder ultrasound and depending on the level of pain and duration, a laparoscopic evaluation is a reasonable step to rule out endometriosis.
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Rule out pregnancy

Just to be on the safe side.

In brief: Rule out pregnancy

Just to be on the safe side.
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
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