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Is there any way to tell if your cervix is starting to dilate? I know the doctor will check you to see how many cm dilated you are...but are there any signs that you may notice that indicate your cervix is thinning?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:17 AM on Aug. 8, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • braxton hicks or contractions!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:18 AM on Aug. 8, 2009

  • there really isn't a way to tell unless your dr or someone else (i wouldn't let anyone who doesn't know what they are doing) check it. if your haveing bracton hicks it should be thinning cause thats their job. they get your body ready for labor all pregnancy.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:55 AM on Aug. 8, 2009

  • No, you can't tell by yourself. Your dr should be able to tell you.
    DrJChappell

    Answer by DrJChappell at 9:43 AM on Aug. 8, 2009

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