Doctor insights on:
My Cervix Is Fully Open But Im Not Pregnant What's Up
Open cervix: You need to see doctor and get an exam. Open cervix is a medical term we use in medicine during pregnancy, giving birth, miscarriages. Not sure how you are able to evaluate your cervix by yourself. Need more history. Vaginal deliveries can leave the cervix a bit larger giving the impression is open. Again, see doctor and get examined. ...Read more
Cervix fully dilated is the normal condition during labor in which a woman's cervix has become fully dilated. The cervix begins as a closed (not dilated) cervix. Then, as the contractions squeeze the baby against the cervix, the cervix begins to dilate (dilated a bit). Later, after more contractions, the cervix becomes moderately dilated (the opening of the cervix is moderate big). Finally, the cervix is fully dilated, and the baby can start going through the ...Read more
I am 22 weeks pregnant with my cervix dilated. Dr wants surgery I am scared for baby. How safe is it?
30wks+4dayspregnant on strict hospital br unmeasurable cervix dilated 1cm fully effaced with funneling may be sent home @32 weeks bad idea to send home?
Not necessarily: New data has shown us that women in your situation do not need to be hospitalized long term. In fact, hospitalization can cause other problems (like blood clots or hospital acquired infections). If you're doctor sends you home, it's likely that he/she knows you'll do okay. If your water breaks or you start to have contractions, of course you'll head straight back. Good luck! ...Read more
Can I still become pregnant with an open cervix? I'm 20 & had a child 2 years ago. Sometimes it feel open it depends on the position im checking it
It may be: In may be possible to get pregnant, but you need to get an official Gynecological exam to determine the exact condition of your cervix, as checking your cervix yourself is not recommended. Best wishes. ...Read more
U cannot tell: One day after ovulation if you are preg - it is too soon and I do not rec that you check your own cervix, the best way to tell is to do a urine home test or a blood preg test a few days before your period would be due to start and if you are preg I do not rec checking your own cervix when you are pregnant- leave that to your ob. ...Read more
Time: Everyone dilates and goes into labor slightly different and there is really no way to speed up nature. Some believe increasing exercise and walking will help. Some believe increasing the frequency of intercourse will help. As long as your doctor says all is proceeding normally then be patient and good luck. ...Read more
My obgyn said that my cervix is closed. I am trying to get pregnant. Should I let him open it? I'm 36.
Need more info: If you have gotten pregnant in the past, I do not see any reason why your cervix should be closed now. Did you have any cryosurgery or any surgery done on your cervix since your last pregnancy? Are you getting your menstrual cycles? If you are bleeding, I doubt your cervix is closed. Maybe you need to clarify the issue with your doctor. Good Luck. ...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: There is no data to support that. ...Read more
No: You are only able to get pregnant when you ovulate which has nothing to do with your cervix being open. Ovulation is an unpredictable event so start using contraception as soon as your health care provider says it is safe to resume sexual ntercourse unless you want to get pregnant again. ...Read more
Examination: The best answer for this is to have your doctor do an exam and see if your cervical os appears normal. The cervical opening is going to vary widely from person to person depending on their age and number of previous pregnancies. Any Obgyn will have the experience to visually note if yours is normal or not ...Read more
I am 8 months pregnant now and I was wondering if pasty discharge and an open cervix is normal or if I should be worried.
40wks + 3 days pregnant, due date has passed, cervix still closed. Are there any natural or medicinal ways to open the cervix?
Watching the clock: Walking, and taking advantage of these hours you have to prepare and reflect are useful. Avoid suggested herbal or complimentary regimens, and stick with your physician's advice only. You will checked twice a week, and a decision will be made regarding inducing labor in a controlled environment if your OB feels that it is appropriate and the best safest route vs watchful waiting. ...Read more
I am 2 days late, cervix slightly open I can fit my fingertip in, and a bit hard. I haven't taken any test yet, could I be pregnant?
Rather than poking: Around with your finger- go for an accurate result. The only way to really know at this point is with a pregnancy test. Take care. ...Read more
Hi. I'm 38 weeks and 5 days pregnant now. And my cervix is open at 1 cm. Is still be okay. How longer it could be?
Still some time: With your first pregnancy, it is quite likely that you will carry to 40 wks or even later. 1 cm dilated means you've made some progress and your cervix is starting to soften, but the process to go into active labor can still be weeks away. Call your provider if you have contractions every 5 minutes for an hour long, or any bleeding, or decreased fetal movement. Congrats on your upcoming arrival! ...Read more
How can Doctors tell if I'm dilating durning pregnancy? How can Doctors tell if my cervix is open? Is there anyway I can tell on my own?
I'm 5dpo my cervix is higher softer and fells open could I be pregnant or did I ovulate later no CM tho like b4 my expected ovulation my cervix wet?
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. Cervical position and consistency are not reliable ...Read more
Lmd 20 feb 2013 finish 25, sex on 26th feb & 4 march, cervix low an feels open, creamy white discharge, what are the chance of falling pregnant?
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
- Open cervix not pregnant
- Open cervix means not pregnant
- Cannot open jaw fully
- Im pregnant and taking ibeprophen will it show up in my urine at the doctors office
- If cervix is open after abortion is it easier to get pregnant
- Open cervix
- Cervix open
- Im pregnant and throwing up blood
- Pregnant cervix open