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Sweep and lost plug

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Mummytofourbubbas Tue 17-Apr-18 09:40:53


Need some advice (for some sanity) hahagrin

So I’m currently 40+6
Baby was due 11/4/18
I had a sweep on my due date but cervix was unfavourable, posterior, long and closed. Was unable to do a sweep.

Yesterday I had a sweep at 12pm my cervix was soft, anterior, dilated 1cm but still quite long, I got home and had backache then contractions kicked in around 4pm right until I went to sleep around 11pm these pains were intense I had to breath through them. But I woke up this morning and nothing (feel deflated) but... I’ve had a mucus plug come out.

Anyone think labour will be soon? I’m booked in for induction Saturday (in 3 days) and so nervous. This is my 4th baby and my first two were induced with my third coming on her own and I can tell you being induced is 1000 times worse so want to avoid being induced ahhhhh x

Mummytofourbubbas Thu 19-Apr-18 23:12:45


Pinkvoid Thu 19-Apr-18 23:17:00

It’s different for everyone but for me personally once I lost my plug, I was in labour within 24 hours and had my three DC not long after that. Good luck and hope it happens soon for you flowers.

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