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#1 JBM2B

Posted 12 March 2009 - 06:10 AM

Has any one else experienced this? I am pretty much 30 weeks by midwifes dates, she is away till the end of March so I am with the back up atm (I will call if this persists).

There is no reason for this, bubs has been moving well this morning. I did have dull cramp like pains on and off the past few days but back up said likely to be ligamint pains, and a few times when I move it has felt like pulled ligamints, so could this be why or could this be the start of pre-term labour (fingers crossed its not, I know he is cute, but not ready to have him yet!)

#2 bubba-licious

Posted 12 March 2009 - 06:17 AM

I would be calling your back up... I had a discharge stained with blood when I had my show 2 hours before I went into labour.
It would probably be a good idea to get checked just to make sure that you are not going into labour.

#3 JBM2B

Posted 12 March 2009 - 06:18 AM

Ah shot! That's not what I want it to be!
Off to the phone I go.

#4 bubba-licious

Posted 12 March 2009 - 06:24 AM

Don't panic- it may be nothing... but best to get it checked  yyes.gif

#5 Maple Leaf

Posted 12 March 2009 - 07:33 AM

Have you had sex recently? Could be your cervix is irritated?

#6 franno

Posted 12 March 2009 - 07:38 AM

If you haven't had sex I was thinking it sounds like a show too.  Defiantely get it checked out, I have read that some people can lose their plug earlier in pregnancy and it just regenerates but if you were going to go into labour they'd have a chance to stop it.  Also coupled with the cramps you need to get it seen too.
Good luck, let us know how you get on.

#7 my little pony

Posted 12 March 2009 - 07:44 AM

Just get yourself checked out just to be sure (and I mean a physical check up, not over the phone). It could be nothing, but why risk it...

#8 kazza66

Posted 12 March 2009 - 11:31 AM

JBM@B How did you go? Fingers crossed its nothing too serious  hands.gif

#9 JBM2B

Posted 12 March 2009 - 11:45 AM

No recent sex much to DP's disappointment.
It seems it was the plug shipping some of the family out so nothing to worry about. Pain lasted less than 1 hour bubs has moved lots since and the spotting has also come to a halt. A good scare to say the least, I have semi packed my bag now and got some essentials sorted today so if it happens again the bag comes along too.

#10 Taya'sMum

Posted 12 March 2009 - 08:45 PM

I to am 30 weeks pg and this happened to me a week ago. I went straight to the hospital and only got out yesterday. Apparently i have a small clot on the top of my placenta which is why the spotting started (it hasn't stopped either. Bubby is still moving and happy but now a high risk pregnancy. I would advise that you ask for a scan to rule everything out. It can happen without a reason.
Hope all stays well for you.

#11 JBM2B

Posted 13 March 2009 - 08:20 AM

I am on aspirin as I am high risk (was before I got BFP).

But will be going straight there if any more starts.

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