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01 May 2004

painful ovulation
I suffer from very painful ovulation. It lasts about 2 or 3 days and feels worse than a period pain. Why is this? I am 42yrs old and need to know if this will go on for some years....
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

This is not typical for ovulation pain. If you have not had a recent gynae check-up, that might be a good idea. Sometimes if you have had infections, adhesions can form around the ovaries, and these can exacerbate the pain of ovulation.

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