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    Chronic Female Pelvic Pain

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    Chronic female pelvic pain is pain in a woman's lower abdomen that lasts for 6 months or more. It may be constant or come and go and range from mild to severe.

    Many things can cause chronic pelvic pain, including pelvic infections. But sometimes the cause is a mystery.

    Current as of: February 20, 2015

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

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