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Dundee, FL
A 29-year-old female asked:

I have grainy white discharge after a cervical exam--actually 3 total last night (38 weeks pregnant. in early labor. 1cm) what is it? mucous plug?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Could be : It's certainly normal to have mucous discharge after a cervical exam when you are 1 cm dilated.
Last updated Apr 26, 2015


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