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Menstrual pain

Menstrual pain: Introduction

Menstrual pain: Pain that occurs with menstruation. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Menstrual pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Menstrual pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Menstrual pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Menstrual pain

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Menstrual pain: Symptom Checker

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Menstrual pain Treatments

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Stories from Users for Menstrual pain

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Menstrual pain: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Menstrual pain

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Menstrual pain: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Menstrual pain

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Menstrual pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Menstrual pain

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Menstrual pain: Related Rare Diseases

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Menstrual pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Menstrual pain listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Menstrual pain as a symptom include:

Definitions of Menstrual pain:

Painful menstruation.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Menstrual pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Menstrual pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Menstrual pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Menstrual pain. Of the 28 causes of Menstrual pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 5 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 25 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Menstrual pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Menstrual pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Menstrual pain Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Menstrual pain based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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    What are the alternative names for Menstrual pain:

    Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhalgia
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Menstrual pain:

    Medical Conditions associated with Menstrual pain:

    Dysmenorrhea (54 causes), Menstrual irregularities (559 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Menstrual symptoms (559 causes), Uterus symptoms (429 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Vagina symptoms (443 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes)

    Symptoms related to Menstrual pain:

    Menstrual symptoms (559 causes), Menstrual bleeding, Vaginal bleeding (147 causes), Dysmenorrhea (54 causes), Primary dysmenorrhea, Secondary dysmenorrhea, Premenstrual syndrome (17 causes), Mood changes (133 causes), Bloating (201 causes), Nausea (2564 causes), Vomiting (2819 causes), Dysfunctional uterine bleeding, Fibroids (5 causes), Endometriosis

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