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i wish i knew how to give myself a cervical exam

Posted by on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:31 AM
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does anyone know how to? i cant find anything on youtube.

i have an appt with the doc who will be tying my tubes tomorrow  but i doubt he is going to be doing one, my doc hasnt yet and next appt is on the 18th and i could already have the baby by then...........i just want to know if it is softened and starting to thin or dilate or whatever.

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peanutsmommy1
by Ruby Member on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:32 AM

sofetning or thinning has nothing to do with labor

I wsa 3 cm at 36 weeks, I was still 3 at 42 when I had to be induced

purpleducky
by Ruby Member on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:35 AM

wait you are having a tubal done while pregnant?

D.O.E.
by on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:36 AM

but thats your body not mine.........i have never ben dilated until very close to birth

Quoting peanutsmommy1:

sofetning or thinning has nothing to do with labor

I wsa 3 cm at 36 weeks, I was still 3 at 42 when I had to be induced


D.O.E.
by on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:38 AM

lol no you have to meet with the doc who will be doing it before you get it done ~ this is our meeting. next time i see him will be shortly after labor.

Quoting purpleducky:

wait you are having a tubal done while pregnant?


Anonymous
by Anonymous on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:38 AM
each pregnancy is different. dont count on that.


Quoting D.O.E.:

but thats your body not mine.........i have never ben dilated until very close to birth

Quoting peanutsmommy1:

sofetning or thinning has nothing to do with labor

I wsa 3 cm at 36 weeks, I was still 3 at 42 when I had to be induced



RaynesMommy07
by Ruby Member on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:39 AM
I really wouldn't try to do that yourself.
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purpleducky
by Ruby Member on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:40 AM

Ok, I wasn't sure, lol. Good luck with both the tubal and labor. Tubals scare me, lol.

Quoting D.O.E.:

lol no you have to meet with the doc who will be doing it before you get it done ~ this is our meeting. next time i see him will be shortly after labor.

Quoting purpleducky:

wait you are having a tubal done while pregnant?



D.O.E.
by on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:41 AM

Quoting RaynesMommy07:

I really wouldn't try to do that yourself.

why not? it *my* vagina. lol

D.O.E.
by on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:43 AM

it kinda scares me too but i am hopeless at taking meds i always forget and depo makes me fat.

im done this is my last baby,  im gonna have to submitt to getting sliced and diced.

Quoting purpleducky:

Ok, I wasn't sure, lol. Good luck with both the tubal and labor. Tubals scare me, lol.

Quoting D.O.E.:

lol no you have to meet with the doc who will be doing it before you get it done ~ this is our meeting. next time i see him will be shortly after labor.

Quoting purpleducky:

wait you are having a tubal done while pregnant?




RaynesMommy07
by Ruby Member on Mar. 11, 2013 at 11:44 AM
Yes it is but do you really know what you're looking for. There's also a huge risk of infection.

Quoting D.O.E.:


Quoting RaynesMommy07:

I really wouldn't try to do that yourself.

why not? it *my* vagina. lol

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