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bommie
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I know that spotting is very light bleeding but I was wondering if you get cramps with it too? or anything like that?
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Gumdrop Girl
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You can cramp some during spotting. Both spotting and cramps are results of hormonal fluctuations. so it's not the spotting that causes cramps per se, but rather hormones causing cramps and spots at the same time.

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