Doctor insights on:
Losing Mucus Plug At 35 Weeks
No: I haven't found that mucous plug is a good predictor of when a woman goes into labor. Women lose it at 35 weeks all the time and then go on to deliver weeks and weeks later. If you're having contractions or bleeding, definitely go to l&d, but rest assured that you're unlikely to deliver premature. Have doctor check your cervix at next visit, that is a greater predictor and will yield more info. ...Read more
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
Varies : Some lose it early some late. Some don't notice it all. For others it's quite pronounced ...Read more
35 weeks 7 days, on monday i was told i was 1 CM this morning passed my mucus plug does going into active labor from this point varies?
35 weeks and im having soft stools and alot of my mucus plug has come out my dr checked me 3 days ago and im at a 1 could labor be soon?
I'm 35 weeks this Friday and have been having excruciating lower back pain to the point I'm in tears I think I lost some of my mucus plug help!!!!!
See your physician: You need to make sure you have no kidney infection, if okay, try a warm bath and gentle massage. Some acupuncturist and chiropractors also have programs for pregnant women. Don't take aspirin or NSAID'S like Aleve or Advil as they may hurt your baby. Slow walking and changing of positions may also help. Good luck. ...Read more
35 weeks prego, lost mucous plug last week, has clear water like discharge that drips after peeing. Can this be amniotoc fluid& shouild I b concerned?
Either: Can come out either side.Get a more detailed answer ›
Does losing mucus plug mean labor will soon follow or is it possible that several weeks could go by before going into active labor?
Yes: You can loose the mucus plug with or without bleeding. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Loss of mucus plug at 35 weeks
- Losing mucus plug at 28 weeks
- Losing mucus plug at 34 weeks
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Losing mucus plug at 31 weeks
- Losing the mucus plug at 40 weeks
- Lost mucus plug at 35 weeks
- Losing mucus plug at 32 weeks
- Talk to a obstetrician and gynecologist online