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40 wks today, 50% effaced only 1 finger tip dilated.

(4 Posts)
Madallie Thu 06-Feb-14 14:23:10

This is me today. Anyone had this experience at this point? Did you go quite far overdue?

PenguinsDontEatKale Thu 06-Feb-14 16:42:46

it really doesn't tell you much I am afraid. it could move fast from now or stay that way for 10 days. You just don't know.

Nearly there.smile

Ilovekittyelise Thu 06-Feb-14 22:13:49

is this your first?

if its any encouragement to you, i had a sweep on monday (second baby) @ 39+6. cervix was posterior, 2cm long, soft & less than 1cm dilated. breathed my way through a painful sweep....

today still posterior but 1cm long, v soft and 2-3cm dilated. for the greater good i breathed my way through another agonising sweep!!!!

no pain no gain....

callamia Thu 06-Feb-14 22:16:28

I was that at 41 weeks at my first sweep.
It took two sweeps and three more days. Hopefully you're nearly there!

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