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Vaginal swelling and pain 27 weeks pregnant

I'm having a lot of vaginal swelling and pain that's been going on for weeks now. When I stand for awhile the pain starts. Tonight the swelling and pain seems to be worse. Is this normal? Why exactly is this happening? It almost feels like I'm having my baby right now because there's so much pressure!!!

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britthoch2010

Asked by britthoch2010 at 11:08 PM on Nov. 4, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • You might want to call your ob or midwife to be on the safe side. It could be a few different things.
    ladyambition

    Answer by ladyambition at 11:10 PM on Nov. 4, 2010

  • I have an ob appointment tomorrow, but what kinds of things could it be?
    britthoch2010

    Comment by britthoch2010 (original poster) at 11:14 PM on Nov. 4, 2010

  • I'm 32 weeks but for the past few weeks have had this to some extent and my midwife said its normal esp if its your 2nd baby. It's the pressure of the baby pushing down as my baby is sitting low. I would still ask though for peace of mind.
    MeAndLo

    Answer by MeAndLo at 5:10 AM on Nov. 5, 2010

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