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Does your cervix tighten before your period?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: The uterus does

The cervix is made up of fibrous tissue that does not contract, but the smooth muscle of the uterus does prior to your menses to allow the endometrium to shed.

In brief: The uterus does

The cervix is made up of fibrous tissue that does not contract, but the smooth muscle of the uterus does prior to your menses to allow the endometrium to shed.
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