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How do you know when you are in labor?

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Dr. Pam Yoder
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Contractions->change

Labor is typically considered to occur when regular contractions of the uterus cause a change in the cervix.
It can occur before term as well as around the due date. Therefore, the OB doctor should be notified if contractions occur to arrange evaluation.

In brief: Contractions->change

Labor is typically considered to occur when regular contractions of the uterus cause a change in the cervix.
It can occur before term as well as around the due date. Therefore, the OB doctor should be notified if contractions occur to arrange evaluation.
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder
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