Doctor insights on:
How Should Your Cervix Feel In Early Pregnancy
Very premature is a condition in which a baby is delivered between 28 and 31 weeks' gestation. Depending on how premature, how sick, and how lucky or unlucky a baby is, he can get brain problems, cerebral palsy, blindness, deafness, developmental problems, learning disabilities, severe lung diseases, infection and loss of some intestines, etc... Babies who are only moderately premature usually ...Read more
Slightly blue: Because of increased blood flow to the uterus in response to the pregnancy, the cervix (which is the tip of the uterus) will tend to have a slightly blue tint as well as more prominent blood vessels with a tendency to bleed slightly on contact. The changes are not distinct enough to independently confirm the pregnancy. ...Read more
Friable?: I'm going to make a guess here: you mean "friable' not 'pliable.' Friable is a plain English word that means the cervix might bleed more easily than usual, such as during a vaginal exam, this is nearly universal in pregnancy. Pliable is like flexible, that is not used to describe a woman's cervix. ...Read more
NO, HIGH/CLOSED: In early pregnancy the cervix is closed and 'fairly high' in the vagina unless there is 'significant pelvic relaxation' from previous vaginal deliveries. If the cervix dilates in early pregnancy, then a miscarriage may result. This problem usually occurs ~14 weeks and is referred to as 'incompetent cervix'. Because the baby is well protected, sex is ok in pregnancy unless there is a complication. ...Read more
No: No, but a positive pregnancy test is conclusive. ...Read more
What happens to your cervix in early pregnancy? How do you know what it feels like? How can you feel it? Is it closed? I just want to know
Who cares: You should not be worried about cervical mucus early in pregnancy (unless u have a vaginal infection or what your cervix should feel like your doctor can worry about all of that, the main thing u want to know is the pregnancy viable and when u are in your 2nd trimester among other things does your cervix measure normal length on ultrasound, I do not rec trying to feel your cervix no point to that. ...Read more
Myths: No. Please review your health class lessons. A fetus is not connected to its mother for about fourteen days after conception. The mother's body has no symptoms from pregnancy until this time when the fetus is big enough to be sharing blood and chemicals with her. True early pregnancy is symptom free. Monitoring the cervix is a complete waste of time and energy! ...Read more
Cervix pulling sensation off to right side and slight cramping. Is this a sign of early pregnancy?
Period was missed last month and have most early pregnancy symptoms including a soft and high cervix, but tested neg could I be pregnant?
Having pregnancy symptoms but 2 neg tests. Period started early and short last time, cervix has a white milky substance. Should I wait til period?
I'm in early pregnancy they told me my hCG is 46 but 3days later I started bleeding ans h g is 38 with cervix closed can my pregnancy still go further?
What does progesterone suppositories in early pregnancy? Does it makes cervix higher? And by how many times it decreases the chance of misscariage?
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- How should your cervix feel before your period?
- Does your cervix change in early pregnancy?
- Is your cervix low and open in the early stages of pregnancy?
- How to check your cervix for pregnancy?
- Stomach symptoms in early pregnancy
- Is it normal to have pins and needles in your cervix in early pregnancy?
- Tingling in cervix in early pregnancy
- Throbbing cervix in early pregnancy
- What do your cervix feel like in early stages of pregnancy?