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What does anyone know about "shortening" of the cervix?

My dr. called me yesterday and said my cervix isn't big enough and I have to go to the hospital this friday to get the wand ultrasound :-/

Supposedly nothing to worry about, but I'm still worrying. .
Anyone have any info?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:42 AM on May. 10, 2011 in Pregnancy

Answers (4)
  • How far along are you?
    amber1330

    Answer by amber1330 at 12:12 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I'm 20 weeks.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 12:14 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • I had what is called an incompetent cervix which means mine is weak and short. You may need a cervical stitch (cerclage) to get to full term. I one with my last two babies.
    lilmommy10805

    Answer by lilmommy10805 at 6:50 PM on May. 10, 2011

  • Do they numb you up or knock you out? Could you feel the stitches inside of you? How long was recovery? I'm such a baby when it comes to things I dont know about..
    I passed out on one of the blood tests because she didn't tell me what was going on.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 7:23 AM on May. 11, 2011

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