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Certain women present with a soft cervix early iin pregnancy. What can be the cause of this?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Pregnancy hormones

Progesterone softens the cervix in preparation during pregnancy for its' later ability to "stretch".
Prostaglandin is often used late in pregnancy to soften the cervix for elective labor.Induction.

In brief: Pregnancy hormones

Progesterone softens the cervix in preparation during pregnancy for its' later ability to "stretch".
Prostaglandin is often used late in pregnancy to soften the cervix for elective labor.Induction.
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