Cervix Pain

Early pregnancy symptom

Early pregnancy is often accompanied by varying degrees of pain and discomfort in the abdomen and pelvis. As the body begins the prepare for pregnancy, hormonal changes and increased blood flow can cause pain and discomfort in the pelvis, cervix and genital areas. Some women report feeling stabbing pain in the cervix or vagina, or discomfort during intercourse. Speak with your healthcare provider if you are having any pain that concerns you.



Comparison of how often this symptom is experienced by pregnant vs non-pregnant women.


After implantation (9 dpo+)
experiencing this symptom
the probability of pregnancy


Overall (during the luteal phase)
experiencing this symptom
does not impact
the probability of pregnancy





Summary of chart

An explanation of the affect on the probability of pregnancy for each day past ovulation or group of days.

0 dpo

Does not significantly affect probability of pregnancy

1 dpo - 5 dpo

Slightly increases probability of pregnancy

6 dpo - 10 dpo

Does not significantly affect probability of pregnancy

11 dpo - 16 dpo

Slightly decreases probability of pregnancy

17 dpo - 18 dpo

Does not significantly affect probability of pregnancy


Detailed breakdown by DPO

Shows data for days where differences are meaningful.

Day past ovulationPregnant vs non-pregnant
1 dpo 1.2 times more (+16%)
2 dpo 1.2 times more (+17%)
3 dpo 1.3 times more (+24%)
4 dpo 1.2 times more (+19%)
5 dpo 1.2 times more (+18%)
12 dpo 1.2 times less (-14%)
13 dpo 1.2 times less (-14%)
14 dpo 1.2 times less (-17%)
15 dpo 1.3 times less (-20%)
16 dpo 1.2 times less (-13%)
18 dpo 1.2 times less (-14%)
Understanding the data

Pregnant women experience this symptom the number of times listed as often as non-pregnant. The percentage listed refers to the percentage increase or decrease between pregnant and non-pregnant.

Visit the dpo chart pages to view most common and significant positive and negative indicators of pregnancy for each day past ovulation.




What women are saying about this symptom.

Tffni143  8 months ago
14 dpo, yes

tl6147  1 year ago
5dpo cervix pain more like a pin prick sensation. Very uncomfortable

RamjamMomma  1 year ago
Tender cervix 6dpo and its at like the base not by the opening it feels like a bruise almost

You must log in to post a comment