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So i forgot to ask the doctor this...

I had my doctor's appointment today and he checked my cervix and told me the outside was begining to dialate... not what i didn't think to ask was... is it dialating or is it efacing? i'm not sure what's going on lol i do know i'm uncomfy down there though

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ArmyAngel18

Asked by ArmyAngel18 at 7:41 PM on Oct. 28, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • its dialating, if it was effacing, they would have said effacing :)

    i forget to ask stuff ALL THE TIME i hate it! lol
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 7:45 PM on Oct. 28, 2008

  • they usually go hand in hand at the same ratio like you cant be 8 cm dilated and only 10% effaced kind of thing. If you are barely dilated you may not have started effacing yet but once dilating kicks in to high gear so will effacing. Congrats! Your about to have a baby!
    humaniterian87

    Answer by humaniterian87 at 1:44 AM on Oct. 29, 2008

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