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Not sure what this means *tmi adult content

I went to my ON yesterday and she checked my cerrvix and said that it was "soft" and that it was about 1cm in length and that the "top" was open but I was yet dialated but she could stick a finger in there if she tried but didn't want to. Not to sure what all that mental. Any ideas ladies? Thanks!

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michelle.coppes

Asked by michelle.coppes at 8:47 AM on May. 23, 2013 in Pregnancy

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Answers (7)
  • How many weeks are you?
    Lovin_mybaby5

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 8:51 AM on May. 23, 2013

  • Why didn't you ask her at the time?
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:54 AM on May. 23, 2013

  • The cervix needs to be soft so the baby can pass through. It's getting shorter because the baby's head is pushing down on it. All it means is that your getting ready to start labor. It could take days or weeks, but still.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 8:56 AM on May. 23, 2013

  • I did not ask then because I was more concerned about the biopsy she had just done, so my questions were more about that
    michelle.coppes

    Comment by michelle.coppes (original poster) at 9:21 AM on May. 23, 2013

  • It means baby's getting ready to make an apperance sometime soon... be prepared mama!!
    HappyEndings

    Answer by HappyEndings at 9:57 AM on May. 23, 2013

  • Best wishes for an easy, safe delivery.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 5:35 PM on May. 23, 2013

  • any day now
    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 4:57 PM on May. 26, 2013

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