What does it mean if I have pelvic pain?

Multiple causes. Pelvic pain is certainly not uncommon. Episodic pelvic pain associated with ovulation and/or menstruation is exceedingly common. Less common is chronic pelvic pain associated with endometriosis, pelvic adhesions, or persistent ovarian cysts. Progressive pelvic pain that worsens with time and occurs with the period, with sex, and / or with bowel movements is frequently due to endometriosis.
Many Pelvic Pains. Continuing the differential list.... Urinary bladder interstitial cystitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, scarring, an old fall with sacral or coccyx injury, childbirth, stepping off a curb funny, jamming on the brake pedal at impact, hip pain, sacroiliac pain, sexually transmitted diseases, hormone imbalances, dryness, prolapsed organs, painful sex... Men: prostatitis... You get the idea. See a dr.

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What does it mean if I have pelvic pain (crampy feeling at least 3x a day) along with low back pain, bleeding after sex, and an occasional headache?

Pelvic pain. Timing and severity of the pain, is it related to your menses? Is it midcycle? Does pain last seconds, min or hrs, is it deilitating, any nausea or vomiting with the pain? Is painful intercourse always, at the time of penetration or deep with thrust, you feel he is hitting something. If you have all of the above please meke an appointment with your doctor for furtheer evaluation and treatment. Read more...