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38 weeks pregnant and no cervix checked yet?

38 week check up today! Do they check your cervix at all ? I haven't been checked , don't feel contractions either . But just curious if they will or not since im close to my due date
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It just depends on your doctor. With my first pregnancy cervix was never checked. Going to a different provider, cervix was checked at 36 weeks and asked if want checked on. Appointments after.
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I don't get checked. Don't really need to know.   If it's your first,  chances are you aren't dilated.
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Yes it is my first . I asked my doctor and she said if I wanted to be check at my next appt they will do so . So If baby don't come before Thursday they will check . But im at 39 weeks starting tomorrow and no signs of labor you guys
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I went to 41+1 with my first. Mw aren't allowed to do internals until we hit 40 wks over here (ni) but Dr's can. There were no signs of labour for me either til I woke up and started having contractions.  I'm 38+2 with no 2. Praying I don't go as far this time I can. Barely cope as it is.
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Im 39 weeks & 3 days now with my first & still no signs of labor
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