I am nine weeks pregnant and having lower abdominal pain, especially when I sneeze. Is lower abdominal pain normal in early pregnancy?
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A 24-year-old woman, pregnant with a fetus at 22 weeks gestational age, came to the OB triage area with abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting.
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2nd Trimester As the uterus continues to grow, the round ligaments (bands of fibrous tissue along both sides of the uterus) that support your uterus are pulled and stretched.
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in the early months, Many women have low, period-like pain for a day or so early in pregnancy around the time of their first missed period.
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Is it normal to have some abdominal pain during pregnancy? What serious problems can cause abdominal pain during pregnancy? What are the most common causes of harmless abdominal discomfort?
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may be due to pregnancy itself e.g red degeneration in a fibroid or may arise from some concomitant lesion such as appendicitis
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Not the everyday discomfort that many pregnant women feel, severe abdominal pain may have many different sources.
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Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Alternative Names
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Unfortunately, it is common problem pregnant women experience abdominal pain. So many times doctors have heard complain such as pains in abdomen and back. It is known there are lots of reasons to ...
Upside: Very detailed article on causes of various different abdominal pains and what to do about them
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