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whats the difference between discharge and losing your mucas plug

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momofthree622

Asked by momofthree622 at 10:32 PM on Feb. 11, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Your mucus plug is a thick plug that seals your cervix, protecting you and your baby from infection.

    Discharge is a natural secretion made by your body to naturally clean out your lady parts of any nasty bacteria's and things of that nature.
    CarolynBarnett

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 10:34 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • You will definitely be able to tell the difference when you lose your mucus plug.
    jacy3031

    Answer by jacy3031 at 10:37 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • Some moms never do see it or lose the plug in small chunks with discharge or a bowel movement (undetected). But if you do see it then you might notice it resembling a giant snot loogie.
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 11:04 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • Discharge is just the normal stuff your used to seeing. The runny egg-whites looking stuff and the mucous plug is like a cork and not that runny. It can be tingined with blood but somtimes not but you will deff know the difference.
    MadisynsMom0114

    Answer by MadisynsMom0114 at 7:28 PM on Feb. 16, 2009

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