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Morganton, NC
A 20-year-old female asked:

Is it normal for the mucus plug to be dark red, about two or three inches long, and thick?

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Dr. Lori Mcneal
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Mucus plug: The mucus plug for lack of a more elegant visual looks like a ball of snot with some blood mixed in with it. A woman can lose the plug before onset of labor or even during labor.
Last updated May 23, 2014

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