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Im 36 weeks pregnant...

and when i wiped i had some bloody mucus on the toliet paper. but its just coming out in bits of pieces. what does this mean that labor is about to start??

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Tricia737

Asked by Tricia737 at 3:36 PM on Mar. 14, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • yes its the very beginning
    cnoble927

    Answer by cnoble927 at 3:37 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • ok thanks and im having very bad cramping. like bad period cramps
    Tricia737

    Comment by Tricia737 (original poster) at 3:38 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • most likely but it could still be a while yet... just pay attention to those contractions and if they are getting into a pattern. I never lost my mucus plug until right before labor, but in my cafe mom group some lost it up to two weeks before... but either way it is a good sign! good luck!
    Mrs.KV

    Answer by Mrs.KV at 3:39 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • congrats!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 3:40 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • Sounds like your losing your mucus plug. I also saw that you are cramping, you may be in the beginning stages of labor. Is your tummy hardening with the cramps? If so, start timing them. Call your ob and let them know what's going on. Good luck to you!
    amber1330

    Answer by amber1330 at 3:43 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • It's starting!! Good luck!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 3:51 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • yes my tummy gets harden
    Tricia737

    Comment by Tricia737 (original poster) at 4:07 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • Agree that you probably lost your mucos plug, which means anytime now..my little man arrived a few days later. good luck
    Ambie0526

    Answer by Ambie0526 at 5:10 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • Good luck!
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 7:23 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • Could be. Good luck!
    PhilsBabyMama

    Answer by PhilsBabyMama at 10:03 PM on Mar. 14, 2011

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