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Stitch pain and shooting pain in vagina

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AKP79 Thu 21-Apr-16 12:16:56

Hi ladies

Wanted to get some reassurance (or not) that what I'm feeling at the moment is normal. This is my second child, but first was 4 years ago so limited memory of pregnancy. I suffered a missed miscarriage over Christmas with zero signs or symptoms - it was discovered on a scan.

I'm now 8 weeks pregnant and this morning I have had a very mild stitch sensation on my right side (this has only happened a couple of times for a few seconds), then just now I was sitting at my desk and dropped my pen. I stretched to the left to pick it up and had a shooting pain through my vagina which made me gasp out loud. It was literally for a couple of seconds. Do you think it's cause for concern or all part of the normal early pregnancy aches and pains?

I've had no bleeding etc, but I didn't with my MMC hence why I'm super paranoid!

Thanks xx

AKP79 Thu 21-Apr-16 14:44:10

I haven't had any more sensations since posting, so assuming it's nothing to worry about. But if anyone can offer any extra reassurance/experience that would be great!

KayTee87 Thu 21-Apr-16 15:25:15

I had these pains earlier in preg too and I'm now 27 weeks with no issues so far (God willing). Sorry for your earlier loss and hoping you have a happy preg this time !

Helbelle75 Thu 21-Apr-16 15:33:47

I'm only 7 weeks, and this is my first pregnancy, so I've no real experience. I did have dull stabbing pains yesterday in my right hand side, but they've disappeared today, so I'm assuming it was just wind!
I think we are so finely attuned to our bodies at the moment, that we are identifying anything and everything as a possible problem (I know I am!).

AKP79 Thu 21-Apr-16 18:46:23

Thank you for the reassurance ladies. I'm a bit period painy now, but it's around my tummy button, so actually think that's more to do with the lovely symptom of constipation I'm suffering from!

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