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10 Sep 2007

stomach cramps
I am nearly 16 weeks pregnant and I always have stomach cramps, either on my lower stomach or on the side. i don't know maybe is the position of the baby or maybe is something serious.. How can i find out.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Boo Boo

The best would be to have your obstetrician check the pregnancy to ensure that there are no uterine problems such as fibroids or uterine anomalies. However, in general, mild to moderate abdominal cramps are normal in early pregnancy due to the enlargement of the uterus and the consequent displacement of the intestines and pressure effects on the bladder.
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