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Smyrna, GA
A 29-year-old female asked:

Does the cervix shorten before it starts dilating?

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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology 41 years experience
Yes: yes , softens, shortens and dilates
Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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