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Went to doc and they said I'm dilated to 1cm and baby's head is engaged at -3. I get labor contractions only when I stand and lay flat, mild irritation in the urerus when relaxed. Doe that mean baby is close to delivery? I'm 37w 1d.
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I have lost my m plug but confused why I haven't effaced???
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Baby hasn't dropped yet, that's all.
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They said baby has dropped for sure.
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Baby has not descended fully into your pelvis, rather. As kammilynn21 said, that's at 0. Baby is working his/her way down though.
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The baby may have 'dropped' some but isn't considered fully engaged till 0 station. Could be a couple days or a couple weeks yet for you but good to know your baby and body are getting ready
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I've never had this with my first two unless I was in labor. So its a bit odd to me. It confuses me.
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