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Stretch to 3cm?

I went in the other day and my midwife said I was still at 2cm, but that she could easily stretch me to a 3 so was she was going to go with 3cm. Anyone else ever been told something like this? Found it a bit odd myself.

 
Slinkee

Asked by Slinkee at 9:16 PM on Dec. 11, 2008 in Pregnancy

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Answers (3)
  • Yes, with my first I was a 2 but could be stretched to a 3. It really just means that your cervix is pliable, which is a good thing.
    afeggan

    Answer by afeggan at 9:19 PM on Dec. 11, 2008

  • Agree with pp... Your cervix is most likely fully or almost fully effaced. Good sign. :)
    reflect1light

    Answer by reflect1light at 10:14 PM on Dec. 11, 2008

  • Thanks for the answers! Midwife says any day now, I've already lost the plug I am REALLY counting on tomorrow's full moon lol.
    Slinkee

    Answer by Slinkee at 11:13 PM on Dec. 11, 2008