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Pains in my ribs...very very this normal??

I am 25 weeks pregnant and I have recently (since about the 23rd week) been having sharp pains in my ribs. Is it normal? Has it happend to you also? Could it be my posture that is making me expirience this pain or is it baby?

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Asked by mama2b709 at 6:36 PM on Mar. 23, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • yeah thats normal its the baby jabbing you and moving around... your baby is growing and the room it has is minimizing as it is doing this so that means jabs to your belly... lol some are uncomfy but i miss it now that im not pregnant :(

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 6:37 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • It's probably the baby kicking you in the ribs. I know my second son loved to hide up near my ribs. That really hurt!!

    Answer by boizmom at 6:45 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • i was told it was cause of my muscles stretching and huge baby i was carrying but it's normal.

    Answer by melody77 at 6:49 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

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