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08 Feb 2010

Should I be concerned
I am feeling very worried. I have this weird, almost strained muscle type feeling in my lower abdomen, and the occasion sharp pain like sensation in my left bikini line are (little higher). This has been on and off (more on) for about 4 days.

I am 10 weeks and 4 days pregnant, and have another 3 days till my next scan.

Should I be concerned, or does this sound normal? I am not bleeding and don' t have serious pain, just more discomfort than anything else, it sometimes wakes me up at night and concerns me, but usually only if need the loo. Which reminds me, my bladder has been working overtime since this started.


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Fertility expert

01 Jan 0001

Dear Mom2be

The symptoms you described are perfectly normal in early pregnancy and I am certain there is no reason for concern at this stage.

Answered by: Dr. M.I. Cassim
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