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My cervix is very soft and slimy am I pregnant

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kurss
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Soft: During the earlier part of pregnancy the cervix feels like the tip of your nose but softer and more compressible. In labor, the cervix becomes less ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Do a preg test: Low hard cervix is not the way to diagnose preg, u keep asking the same ? You may have prolpase go see your gyn and your gyn can do a pelvic exam, ... Read More
Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Yes you can: A pregnancy test is the best way to determine pregnancy, not a physical exam.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Closed : It stays closed until you are in labor. Then it opens up and closes after delivery.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
6-12 weeks.: The cervical softening and bluish tint of early pregnancy typically are appreciated between 6-12 weeks - by which time a pregnancy test should have be... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Softer: When not pregnant the cervix feels firm like the end of your nose. With pregnancy the cervix is a little softer.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Normal: The normal cervix is always "open". If the cervix is not open then conception cannot happen. The menstrual flow would be retained in the uterus , whi... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Clear
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 13 years experience
Shortening: A cervix becomes shorter late in pregnancy and eventually the os (opening) starts to open in the final weeks leading up to labor. Early in pregnancy ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Yes: Cervical prolapse and vaginal relaxation is common in women in their 40's and older especially after having some children, however that should not eff... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
No : Almost every cervix has some degree of bending or flexion - that is normal and does not affect the ability to conceive.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Yes: Injuries or lacerations to the cervix are a bigger risk factor for miscarriage than infertility. See your doctor.
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