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This is my third pregnancy and I've never had anything like this happen before. I'm 40 weeks plus or minus a couple of days and I had a "waterfall" of a mucus like substance come out of my vagina. It just kind of came gushing out. I thought maybe my water had broke (which didn't happen with either of my previous pregnancies) but my MIL said that your water breaking was basically peeing yourself and it felt like warm water and was not mucus.

As far as contractions, I had some heavy Braxton-Hicks last night but nothing since.

Any idea what this was and should I be concerned?

 
SolaraDarkset

Asked by SolaraDarkset at 9:32 PM on Apr. 6, 2011 in Pregnancy

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Answers (9)
  • go to hospital now sounds like ur water broke
    rhonda111787

    Answer by rhonda111787 at 9:35 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • I agree, I would go to the hospital, you are probably in labor! Good luck!
    CollegeMommy121

    Answer by CollegeMommy121 at 9:37 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • It sounds like your water broke. Since you are 40 plus weeks, the "muscousy" stuff could be the whitish stuff that covers the baby at birth to help him/her pass through the birth canal. GL!
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 9:38 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • after 3kids you should now that ever pregnancy is different so about you are in labor your mil has steard you wrong run do not walk to hospital your having it now and good luck
    dutchcanadain

    Answer by dutchcanadain at 9:41 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • From what I've read I would assume your water broke.. call your doctor!
    Note* I can't be sure because I have never experienced my water breaking outside of a hospital bed.
    Good Luck!!
    bdflykisses

    Answer by bdflykisses at 9:36 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • Get off the computer and go to the hospital! Good luck!
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 9:36 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • id call ur dr
    kimsmith22

    Answer by kimsmith22 at 11:30 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • Hospital, with my first pregnancy I did feel like I peed myself a little but my secind it felt a little like how you described i definitely think you should go to the hospital, better safe then sorry. After your water breaks you have a great chance for infection! Good luck
    VBM7287

    Answer by VBM7287 at 12:33 AM on Apr. 7, 2011

  • i would call ur ob
    mommie_of02

    Answer by mommie_of02 at 7:44 PM on Apr. 7, 2011