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I have to be back at the hospital at 5 to be admitted for induction. I am 60 percent and +1 what does that mean?

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Asked by Sierra15 at 2:15 PM on Dec. 29, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • 60 percent effaced (how thin your cervix is) and 1cm dilated.


    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 2:16 PM on Dec. 29, 2008

  • well, you'll either have your baby tonight or tomorrow! Congrats! Good luck!

    Answer by GreekMama28 at 2:22 PM on Dec. 29, 2008

  • the 60% means your cervix is more than halfway there as far as thinning out. The +1 is the station the babys head is at 0 station is engaged at the cervix. +1 one is a bit further than that. +2 is shortly before crowning. Your childs birth will be very soon. Good Luck and congrats.

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 2:31 PM on Dec. 29, 2008

  • I second what GrnEyedGrandma said, she is correct.

    Answer by BridgetC140 at 2:58 PM on Dec. 29, 2008

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