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only 5 days later and I am having cramping?

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I ovulated April 23 and may have concieved that day. It is only 5 days later and I am having cramping. Could this be because or pregnancy?


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replied April 30th, 2011
Am I Pregnant Answer A22510
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Mild uterine cramps after fruitful intercourse could be due to your uterus adjusting and reacting to implantation. If the cramps increase in intensity, it is not normal and you should consider visiting your gynecologist for further evaluation to look for cause for your symptoms.
All the best. Take care.



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