I am 38 weeks and have not dilated will the doctor still induce?

Answer Answer Yes. Natural childbirth hurts more though.

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Your 36 weeks pregnant and 1 cm dilated and your doctor said she thinks you will have your baby within the next two weeks but your on brethine will that make things go slower?

Answer Brethine is designed to stop uterine contractions. It can usually delay labor for about a week to give your baby a slightly better chance.At 36 weeks your baby should have no problems surviv... Read More »

You are 39 weeks pregnant and had an exam done today The doctor said you were 3 cm dilated. It has been over 4 hours and you are still bleeding What should you do?

18 months if you are already a registered nurse or 3 years direct entry.

You are 37 weeks 2cm dilated Dr said cervix is still thick When will you go into labor?

Answer Chances are pretty soon. Maybe within the next few days. If you dont go into labour then they may have to induce you to speed things up otherwise infection could get to the baby.

Can you ask your doctor to induce labor at 39 weeks?

The doctor wont do that unless the cervix and body is ready. I know it's uncomfortable but if they do it when the body is not ready, the labor can be harder and longer and that is not something you... Read More »