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Mild/Dull Cramps/Pressure

Very Early Pregnancy Symptom

Symptom Details

Some women describe the cramps they experience in early pregnancy as mild cramps or dull pressure low in the abdomen. Cramps in early pregnancy are not only common but very normal. There are a tremendous number of changes occurring in your body so cramping is to be expected. Some women feel cramping as early as implantation when the embryo attaches itself to the uterus (6-12 days after ovulation). Cramps are also described as feeling like PMS or period cramps, quick sharp pains, pinching/pulling or little twinges like pokes, tingles or bubbles.

Comparison Chart

The chart below shows a comparison between the number of times this symptom was experienced by pregnant vs non-pregnant women.


**NOTE: Data for 15-21 dpo tends to be lower than expected as many women stop tracking symptoms after a positive pregnancy test.

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What Day Past Ovulation are you? Is this a new symptom?
  • 5 days ago » nikkiemma84 said:
    2dpo cramps lower abdomen, not like AF cramps. Bloating and tired.
  • 1 week ago » iwosial said:
    Heavy cramps and nausea - 5dpo
  • 1 week ago » ttctiffy said:
    off and on cramping since 4DPO
  • 1 week ago » Grandmais said:
    Cramping at 1dpo, on/off since, now on 4dpo
  • 1 week ago » jessahkuhh23 said:
    6dpo mild cramping on left side around ovary. feels like pressure through uterus
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