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Please talk to me about babies getting into position after 37 weeks!

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elseIlltellyourfather Mon 30-May-11 13:01:40

Baby has gone from transverse to oblique and is now thought (by MW) to be oblique but opposite from what it was - I felt he/she had turned head down so very disapointed. Having a scan later this week but will be a CS at 39 weeks if not turned (ECV not offered to oblique babies). Anyone's baby sorted itself out this late? Really desperate to avoid CS if I can. Off for a sleep now, will check back later! Thanks.

lucysnowe Mon 30-May-11 14:03:40

DD turned from breech to head down at 37 weeks. smile

I ended up with a c-section anyway but let's not talk about that grin

Good luck!

elseIlltellyourfather Mon 30-May-11 14:18:23

Oh thanks, thats (almost) good news!

humph123 Mon 30-May-11 14:29:09

i'm in the same boat. 37 weeks it was oblique, then 38 weeks it was head down. now i'm 39 weeks - no idea where it is at the moment! seeing midwife tomorrow.

Dartfordmummy Mon 30-May-11 19:32:31

My breech baby turned at 39 weeks and had been breech for as long as I could remember. I delivered in less than 2 hours from my first contraction too. My consultant said I was fine to deliver as a breech birth anyway as he isn't a big fan on c sections.

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