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Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 05:06:19

Just woke up and on my way to the loo I thought I'd wet myself a little from standing up, got to the toilet and did the smallest pee and when I wiped the tissue was sodden with pinky fluid. I had some of this the other day but was reassured it was due to a speculum exam 18 hrs before. I'm now having slight period pains (but I am constipated!) and the pink fluid seems to have stopped now. I thought amniotic fluid was yellowish in colour and if it's bleeding it must only be a tiny amount as it was only slightly pink. Anyone fancy a stab at what this could be?

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 05:41:00

Correction.... It hasn't stopped, about 10mls of pinky fluid is in my pad now confused

Member930388 Wed 26-Oct-16 05:53:46

How exciting! With my first child the amniotic fluid was pink tinged (certainly to start with). Worth calling the midwife for!!

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 05:55:02

Even with such a small amount? I am full term so should I wait till I'm having regular contractions or theres more?

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 05:57:46

FTM here so I'm pretty much clueless confused

CrazyGreyhoundLady Wed 26-Oct-16 06:10:54

I would definitely give them a ring and see what they say. Sounds like you may soon have a little bundle smile congratulations!

Daisy03 Wed 26-Oct-16 06:11:12

I had this, waters were leaking, definitely call your midwife, I had to be induced as didn't go into labour and there's a risk of infection

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 07:15:26

Going into the unit to get checked out now smile period pains are getting stronger now! Wish me luck! smile

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 10:19:36

Ok been to hospital, currently 3cm and having contractions grin looks like we will be meeting one impatient little girl today or tomorrow! I'm only 37weeks today!

Knackered46 Wed 26-Oct-16 10:39:09

Hurrah!! grin

Knackered46 Wed 26-Oct-16 20:51:22

How's it going Mach (pussshhh!) X

Machighlands27 Wed 26-Oct-16 23:59:42

17 hours stuck at 4cm, just had an epidural angry and meds to speed things along! Fingers crossed DD will be here before morning!

OlennasWimple Thu 27-Oct-16 00:07:06

Oooh, an overnight live birth thread!!

Good luck OP!

DontStopMovinToTheSClubBeat Thu 27-Oct-16 00:10:05

Good luck OP!flowers

CrazyGreyhoundLady Thu 27-Oct-16 01:51:32

Hope all is well OP! Best of luck and enjoy your little girl flowers

confusedandemployed Thu 27-Oct-16 01:56:33

Wow, MNing whilst in labour, hard-core! I picked a good night to have insomnia!

Good luck flowers

Machighlands27 Thu 27-Oct-16 03:08:40

7cm and feel like I'm floating on a cloud thanks to this epidural smile hopefully not long now! confused

Knackered46 Thu 27-Oct-16 07:10:43

It's a great feeling when it kicks in isnt it! Am assuming that you are bit busy right now - hope all is going well thlgrin

Machighlands27 Thu 27-Oct-16 16:43:04

Baby finally arrived 10:24am by forceps as was facing wrong way! But all are happy and healthy smile I can't believe how much I love her! grin

sodabreadjam Thu 27-Oct-16 16:45:27

Beautiful little girl. Congratulations! How wonderful.

Nospringflower Thu 27-Oct-16 16:50:18

Gorgeous! Congratulations! Does she have a name yet?

billabye Thu 27-Oct-16 20:58:40

What a beauty! Congratulations!

CrazyGreyhoundLady Thu 27-Oct-16 22:07:02

Congratulations!!! flowers

Machighlands27 Thu 27-Oct-16 23:27:41

Her name is Elsie smile

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