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How do I know if my cervix has started to dilate early?
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
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In brief: EXAMINATION
The doctor would have to do a pelvic exam and determine if the cervix is dilated.

In brief: EXAMINATION
The doctor would have to do a pelvic exam and determine if the cervix is dilated.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. Theodore Hovick Jr
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: You can't
The only way to determine cervical dilatation is an examination by your obstetrician.
If you are having any signs or symptoms of labor, discuss this with your doctor. They might feel it appropriate to check your cervix for changes.

In brief: You can't
The only way to determine cervical dilatation is an examination by your obstetrician.
If you are having any signs or symptoms of labor, discuss this with your doctor. They might feel it appropriate to check your cervix for changes.
Dr. Theodore Hovick Jr
Dr. Theodore Hovick Jr
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