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Mucous Plug?

(5 Posts)
Fishcake77 Mon 16-Jun-14 13:05:11

Over the last couple of days after I have been for a wee I have wiped away a couple of clear/opaque blobs of jelly like snot (sorry!) Is this part of my mucous plug? Can anyone advise? I am 38 + 4 and apart from this have no other symptoms of impending labour. Just intrigued to know what others may think.

evertonmint Mon 16-Jun-14 13:11:19

I think it probably is. It might mean things are happening but equally it could still take a while.

butterfly86 Mon 16-Jun-14 13:17:12

It could be I lost a big blob streaked with blood last tuesday at 36+3 nothing has happened yet though.

Mummymidwife87 Mon 16-Jun-14 13:43:53

I am 38+4 today and having clear/yellow discharge almost every time I go to the toilet. Not sure it's a show to be honest.

Having occasional abdominal pains, but nothing encouraging.
Had the clary sage out last night, have been expressing colostrum since 36/40...

theborrower Mon 16-Jun-14 15:10:53

mummymidwife may I ask why you're expressing colostrum? Does it help bring on labour (like nipple twiddling)? I've noticed that I can express some (was out of curiosity really) and would be interested to know.

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