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A 23-year-old female asked:

What do it mean when your pelvic bone pops during your 34th week of pregnancy?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Being pregnant: The pelvic bones loosen as the end of the pregnancy arrives. These bones need some flexibility to allow the delivery of the baby.
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Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Loosening up!: The chemical changes are intense as the organs and tendons and joints and muscles prepare for the push!
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Last updated Apr 19, 2014

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