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16 Feb 2004

Stich-like pain
Dear Gynae Doc

On Saturday, I felt a stich-like pain in my lower abdomen. I was walking at the time. I am 23 weeks pregnant and I know that its too early for braxton hicks contractions. It was quite painful and lasted for about 1 minute.
What could it be?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It could just be stretching of the ligaments of the uterus. If it has not happened again, there should not be need for concern.

Best wishes
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