... I am 39 weeks (40 tomorrow). At my appointment today, I am 3 cm dilated and 90% effaced. I am scheduled for induction on Thursday (March 5th). Has anyone gone in to labor with these numbers? (7 replies)
... Hey guys!
I am finally getting a chance to post on here. I will try to keep this short... but no guarantees!
Last Tuesday I went in for my 38th week appointment. Basically my doc said I was still 3 cm dilated and 50% effaced. She wouldn't induce me and I was still suppose to be on bedrest. I came home really frustrated and to my surprise about an hour later I was going... (188 replies)
... effaced and 1 cm for a week, had my memranes swept, lost my mucus plug, went another week, 2cm dilated membranes swept again and then had to be induced a week later. ... (6 replies)
... at the hospital to get induced. Hopefully you will have better luck than I. I have also heard of women who have gone in after their water broke and they were not dilated at all so there is hope. ... (6 replies)
... ChaiT- Well I finally had my little girl, on the 24th at 2:12 a.m. after so many false starts I waited until 11:15 pm to go to the hospital, we got to the hospital at 12:00. I was admitted 45 min. after the baby was born. lol I did try the castor oil- 2 TBSP early afternoon w/a vanilla coke chaser. Don't think that it did anything though. If you do try it go easy on it as... (75 replies)
... Honestly....have sex, walk, or walk some stairs!! It worked for me!! (1 replies)
... effaced and at least 1 cm dilated maybe more by now, but 3 days ago she got her membranes stripped and i was wondering how long it should take before she goes into labor? ... (1 replies)
... Not long after being hooked up, I started contracting anyway! I was told the day before at my appointment that I was 4cm. At the hospital, they said between 3 and 4cm.... ... (9 replies)
... I was never much of a poster but more of a reader on these boards. I'm just now getting a chance to type my birth story, I thought people were just exagerating when they said how much work babies were, lol. I had my little girl, Tehya LeeAnne, on January 7th, at 1:01am, she was 8 pounds, 19 1/2 inches long, born 8 days after her due date. I started having contractions at home... (3 replies)
... I know right - I mean, your labor is progressing...it was 3-4 cm dilated and now it's 4-5 cm...hello??? What are they waiting for? :confused: It took me like 24 hours to get to 5 cm, then it only took about 2 hours to go from 5 to 10! AND I went from 7-10 in about 30 minutes! Seems like they'd want you in at 5 cm!!!! (66 replies)