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speculum exam at 20 weeks has left me sore

(5 Posts)
spandau1980 Sat 22-Sep-12 09:30:29

Hi all

had exam yesterday due to pains
she had to put it quite high up to see my cervix and took a swab
today i feel like iv been poked with a twig it hurts to walk

is this normal ?

spandau1980 Sat 22-Sep-12 18:45:02


spandau1980 Tue 25-Sep-12 11:23:00


Wheresmycaffeinedrip Tue 25-Sep-12 11:28:21

I would speak to your midwife. Have had examinations myself that left me sore. You didn't say y you had the swab? If they were testing for infection then the pain could be a sign there is one do please call ur midwife as the results could take days to come through.

Wheresmycaffeinedrip Tue 25-Sep-12 11:29:06

Sorry u did say y you went in. But I'd still talk to midwife. smile

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