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Maybe a silly question but I hope someone can give me an answer while I wait for the midwives to call back.

I think I have been having contractions since this weekend and for sure all afternoon. I tried lying on my side after drinking a bunch of water and that didn't do much. Can you go into labor without having your bloody show? I have had a lot of discharge and what I think was my mucous plug but no spotting or blood at all.

Has anyone else gone into labor without having a bloody show?

Now I feel silly. But I just don't know.

 
meandrphoto

Asked by meandrphoto at 7:18 PM on Apr. 27, 2011 in Pregnancy

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Answers (8)
  • Yep! With my first two I didn't have on eat all. I am pregnant with my third and I lost my plug and had my "show" several weeks ago and this baby isn't budging...so I don't think the two necessarily go hand in hand.
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 8:21 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Yes, I never had one with either of my kids. time your contractions, if they get stronger and closer together then its time. Just curious but how many weeks are you ? Good luck !!!
    countrygirl06

    Answer by countrygirl06 at 7:20 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • I never had a "bloody show" and don't really know anyone who has. Good luck! :)
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 7:21 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • yes, not all have that happen, good luck hun!
    older

    Answer by older at 7:23 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • I went into labor with both my children before having a bloody show or breaking my water. Doc had to break my mucous and water both times.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 7:22 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • same here...dr. had to break my water when i was 8 cm
    armywife732010

    Answer by armywife732010 at 7:35 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • I'm 38 weeks tomorrow and so ready to do this! Thanks, ladies! :D
    meandrphoto

    Comment by meandrphoto (original poster) at 7:24 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Never had a bloody show in four pregnancies so yes it's possible.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 9:07 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

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