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1979838 tn?1326235471

39 weeks / mucus ?

Alright, I'm 39 weeks pregnant with my first so I'm sorry if I sound uneducated... For the past week I've been losing my mucus plug.. like constantly... How much mucus is there suppose to be cause it seems like a lot :/... And for the past 24 hours I've been having a lot of discharge (which I know is normal in pregnancy), but today I went to the bathroom and from the time I pulled down my pants to sitting on the toilet, I got yellow slimy stuff everywhere (on the seat , my pants, etc)... Is that yellow stuff mucus?, or should I get checked ?...
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Avatar universal
Get checked Asap
Avatar universal
Call your dr ASAP or go into the ER you could be leaking amniotic fluid as well.
1979838 tn?1326235471
i went in and they said all it was , was mucus...
they did the check with the swab and what not and everything to them seemed fine...
and now im having severe lower back cramps :(
urg, if i go into labour while the superbowl is playing,
i think every man in my family will kill me lol.

thanks tho ladies, i did go in!
1806883 tn?1458324604
I was just going to say it sound like your plug, this is how mine goes and it def sounds like things are starting to warm up down there lol, which of course is good :)
1806883 tn?1458324604
def keep an eye on those cramps, they may just turn into something else :)
Avatar universal
I'm glad to hear that it was all normal! It's just a matter of days now! Eat all the yummy Super Bowl food you can now since you can't eat once you go to the hospital til you deliver x(
Avatar universal
It can be that labor is just staring so keep and eye on it
1979838 tn?1326235471
lol, i know it's been a while since i been on here, but i DID go into labour that night lol, half way through the superbowl ! :P 13 hours, beautiful little girl who is now just over 2 months!
1936698 tn?1333918793
Congrats on the little girl!! I can imagine if I went into labor during the superbowl my fiance probably would've made us take a portable tv with us to take in car so he could at least listen to it while he was driving lol.
1995033 tn?1334166703
Lol thats awesome :) congrats!! yeah my boyfriend would probably say can you hold him in just a little longer lol
Avatar universal
thank you for replying to your post. I am having the same stuff going on and i am 39 weeks, 80% effaced 3 cm dilated, and his head is -2 no one ever replys if they actually went into labor with everything, so it was really nice to know that i can actually go into labor soon! Thanks again!!
Avatar universal
I would say mucus plug especially since you're 39 weeks. Also your plug regenerates so there is no set amount. I know tmi but if its like a bouggie then its plug. If its like you're peeing your pants its either pee or amniotic fluid.
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