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Pierceton, IN
A 18-year-old female asked:

36 weeks pregnant and had a brown/red discharge. i have already lost my mucous plug though! :(?

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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
More mucous: Mucous is constantly being produced in the gland of the inner cervix. Therefore you may have another smaller plug of mucous at any time. If you have been examined recently or have been intimate you may also have some bloody mucous. Call you md if you are not sure of what is happening.
Last updated Oct 15, 2017

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