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How far along in pregnancy generally will the baby drop?
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Dr. Paul Williams
Family Medicine
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In brief: Baby drop
Babies dropping - or engaging - when the head drops into the pelvis in preparation for birth/labor - first time pregnancy - as early as 36 weeks.
All babies will "drop": as labor starts since the baby's head is one of the things that causes the cervix to dilate and efface (thin out).

In brief: Baby drop
Babies dropping - or engaging - when the head drops into the pelvis in preparation for birth/labor - first time pregnancy - as early as 36 weeks.
All babies will "drop": as labor starts since the baby's head is one of the things that causes the cervix to dilate and efface (thin out).
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