Early pregnancy symptom

The chart

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


After implantation (9 dpo+)
experiencing this symptom
does not impact
the probability of pregnancy


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




About this symptom


Some women experience many symptoms in early pregnancy that are similar to PMS, such as a heavy/full feeling in the abdomen. The hormones released during pre-menstruation continue in early pregnancy resulting in similar symptoms. Many of these symptoms are very normal and are attributed to the many changes that are beginning to occur in the body.

Includes: A feeling of fullness or heaviness in the abdomen or uterus area


Summary of chart

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

0 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
No dpo shows significant impact on the probability of pregnancy.
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.

BlueDoes  6 years ago
12 dpo.

Stephneath  7 years ago
Have had cramps and fluttering feelings the last few days.today I feel like my stomach is huge and really heavy.on 11th day past

emurr2010  7 years ago
definitely got the cramps going on this afternoon and a migraine for two days. it has been rough.

You must log in to post a comment