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During ovulation, how long does the cervix stay open?

During ovulation, how long does the cervix stay open?

It doesn't: You cannot reliably tell ovulation at all by trying to examine your own cervix, please don't do it (you'll just cause bleeding.) opk are much more reliable. ...Read more

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Cervix still open after ovulation. Is this normal?

Cervix still open after ovulation. Is this normal?

Very likely: Cervical 'position' in a non-pregnant woman has no meaning and i'd recommend you not check it. That's total internet nonsense. Good luck! ...Read more

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Took a photo of my vagina and saw white secretions that i think are about to come out, it's near the opening. is that a sign of ovulation?

Took a photo of my vagina and saw white secretions that i think are about to come out, it's near the opening. is that a sign of ovulation?

Best way to: determine ovulation is by counting back 14 days from your next anticipated period or using an ovulation predictor kit. Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge made up of cells and fluid. The consistency, color and amount of this discharge can change depending on time of the menstrual cycle & whether pregnant or not pregnant. ...Read more

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Where do sperm travel to if the cervix isn't open(prepariong for ovulation)?

Where do sperm travel to if the cervix isn't open(prepariong for ovulation)?

They manage: Sperm are very small and are great swimmers. They can still manage to get through the cervix. The cervix is never (with rare abnormal exceptions) completely closed. ...Read more

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If my cervix is high soft and open but I have a white sticky discharge what does that mean.. Is it part of ovulation?

If my cervix is high soft and open but I have a white sticky discharge what does that mean.. Is it part of ovulation?

No: Checking your cervix is not a reliable way of checking for ovulation; it can cause bleeding and is simply not reliable, i wouldn't waste your time. Discharge can be associated with ovulation of course, but it's fairly non-specific. ...Read more

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What does it meen when my cervix is high hard and open a few days after ovulation?

What does it meen when my cervix is high hard and open a few days after ovulation?

Cervix ; Anatomy: Nothing. Which begs the question as to what represents "open' to you. A cervix is very much not open in general. ...Read more