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when is the cervix closed

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Open: The cervix is always open althnough the opening is quite narrow outside of pregnancy. It contains a mucus plug which helps prevent infection and othe ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Open: The cervix is always open althnough the opening is quite narrow outside of pregnancy. It contains a mucus plug which helps prevent infection and othe ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Talakkottur
61 years experience Internal Medicine
By exam: By exam.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam: By an examination from a doctor.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Neyman
18 years experience General Practice
Should be: It should be during your menstral cycle. The cervix only changes during pregnancy/labor.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not much: Cervical position and consistency is subjective, variable and not particularly relevant. It varies by age, number of pregnancies and timing in the men ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
If you mean : Once the baby is delivered; it takes about six weeks following delivery for the reproductive organs and physiology to return to the baseline.
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doct ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably normal: This is probably normal and has more to do with your experience checking cervices rather than any anatomic abnormality. At your next gyn visit you ca ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
????????: Cervix can be open or closed with a pregnancy, tehebest way to check is a home urine test or a blood HCG at doc's office.

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