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What does the plug look like?

What does it look like and can intercourse remove it or help it come out?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:35 PM on May. 20, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • It's a wad of mucous and blood. Really nasty looking. It can come out gradually or all at once. Some people don't even lose their plug. I never seen mine come out. It probably did when I had my baby or after. Sex doesn't help it come out but sperm helps thin out your cervix.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:47 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • For me it's a wad of yellow mucous, haven't seen any blood at all. I've been loosing bits of my from the early months of the pregnancy. Now if your a little bit dilated, sex and the sperm will cause the plug to thin a bit and you may loose part of the plug. That happened with me and we stopped having sex cause of that and I had a preemie the first time. Good news is, most of the time the plug regrows.
    isabellalecour

    Answer by isabellalecour at 10:37 AM on May. 21, 2009

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