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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?
  • 2 weeks ago » ChrissyBL said:
    Insane pressure. twinging. constant feeling like i need to pee. tested neg for UTI
  • 3 weeks ago » Suzie88 said:
    Twinges, pulling, I feel pressure. Lower back aches. exhaustion etc.. 12 DPO. How long does cramping last?
  • 3 weeks ago » Suzie88 said:
    Have been having a lot of bloating, gas, but not actually releasing. cramping, twinning
  • 3 weeks ago » jcapriel14 said:
    10-11 DPO - Symptoms: Lower Abdominal cramping, pressure, sore breasts, tingling/itchy feeling in breasts.
  • 4 weeks ago » Sb0924 said:
    5 days dpo - bloated / gassy and sleepy. Also experiencing mild cramps and tingling sensation in breast
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