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Over due question

When are you really over due?

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em199417

Asked by em199417 at 11:10 PM on Jun. 4, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • My doctor told me that full term is anywhere from 38 to 42 weeks. The estimated due date could be off 2 weeks either way.
    amber1330

    Answer by amber1330 at 11:12 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • 42 weeks.
    Lexylex

    Answer by Lexylex at 11:12 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • Not sure what u mean but my kid was 3 weeks late and I was really overdue!
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 11:13 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • i think 42 wks i was 40 wks and my doc induced me!
    renah164

    Answer by renah164 at 11:14 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • my doc said that when i had my daugter i was a week over due an they ssaid my due date was august 9 an was induced the 13th so idk lol hope that helps
    BOOKER123ABC

    Answer by BOOKER123ABC at 11:14 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • 42 weeks. With that said, that is nature's 42 weeks, not a guestimate by an ultrasound tech. Unless you know the exact date of your last period, the due date (40 weeks) could be off by a few days to a few weeks. Babies know when they're due and the human race survived this long without mass amounts of mothers being induced. Every day the baby is growing and thriving inside of mommy, and they will come out when they're ready.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 11:43 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • 42 weeks
    miasmommy21407

    Answer by miasmommy21407 at 11:59 PM on Jun. 4, 2011

  • Anything past your due date is over due.
    JSD24

    Answer by JSD24 at 6:03 PM on Jun. 5, 2011

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