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38 weeks and feelin funky...

I am 38 weeks today, a little over a week ago I was 3cm dilated and 50% effaced. I have been having regular braxton hicks/cramping/etc. just about every day. Today I have an increased fluid with some mucus discharge, I feel "off" or "funky" between that, some contractions and this pain/fluttering like where my cervix is. Anyone else feel like this? Could this be early labor? Or just another sign my body's prepping.

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LoveBuggsMommie

Asked by LoveBuggsMommie at 1:28 PM on May. 28, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • early labor?? 38 weeks isnt early labor.. and yes u can be going into labor. ur body is getting ready.. just wait till ur having regular contractions or if ur concerned call your doctor

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:55 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • I had these symptoms in my last pregnancy and my water was leaking not broken. But I was in labor contractions were 2-3 minutes apart. So if you can time the contractions 2-3 minutes apart I would say it is active labor but if not wait until contractions are 2-3 minutes aprart. But you could always just call the dr anyway to be on the safe side.
    allgirlsmom31

    Answer by allgirlsmom31 at 2:42 PM on May. 28, 2011

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