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37+2 does this look like my mucous plug?

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Gem173 Fri 10-Aug-18 18:30:27

Hey ladies,
Over the past week I’ve had increased discharge quite a bit, however no blood. When I wiped today I got this in the photos.
My vagina lips feel swollen and baby has been leaning on my bladder all day causing it to be an issue when weeing. He’s also 3/fifths engaged so not sure if that means anything in relation to discomfort.

What I’m asking is, does this look like my mucous plug coming away? I haven’t had any blood tinged tissue since this earlier.

ClairParavel Fri 10-Aug-18 20:23:41

Hi- mine was quite a bit bigger and more “mucusy” (gross!). I wasn’t sure if I would recognise it but when it came, I knew. It looked exactly like a stopper! I’m sure we are all different but that doesn’t look like one to me, but it could be the start of it.

Gem173 Fri 10-Aug-18 21:56:30

Okay thankyou smile

chicken75 Fri 10-Aug-18 22:10:16

Hi Op, maybe it's the start of the plug.
Mine didn't look like that either. It was pretty gross lol.

ResurrectedGoldfish Sun 12-Aug-18 03:21:53

Looks like it might be the start of it. Both times, like PPs have said, it was bigger and more glob-like. Though I had a few little bits come away before the whole thing. Though both times, it didn’t come away properly till I was having contractions. That’s definitely a good sign that things are getting ready though xx

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