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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    I had my ob appt today and he said baby is 2/5th's engaged.. what does this mean exactly? i should have asked. duh.

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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    It means she is half engaged
    Or half way into being engaged at least that is my understanding of it, how deep into your pelvis she is.
    ETA DS was 4/5ths and he was too far out of my pelvis for a sweep

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    I think it relates to how much of the head they can palpate

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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    It's how far down the head is, they divide it into fifths and the head is 2 fifths down...5/5 is all the way down!

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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    Quote Originally Posted by bubbabailey View Post
    It means she is half engaged
    Or half way into being engaged at least that is my understanding of it, how deep into your pelvis she is.
    ETA DS was 4/5ths and he was too far out of my pelvis for a sweep
    This!

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    Quote Originally Posted by squishie View Post
    It's how far down the head is, they divide it into fifths and the head is 2 fifths down...5/5 is all the way down!
    Other way round, I'm pretty sure. 0/5 is fully engaged.

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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    From what my OB explained was that your babies head is 2/5 engaged - so their head is down to about their temples.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atropos View Post
    Other way round, I'm pretty sure. 0/5 is fully engaged.
    Oops!! I got told the other way lol confusing

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    Default can someone answer this pregnancy question.. i have no idea. :)

    Quote Originally Posted by squishie View Post
    Oops!! I got told the other way lol confusing
    It is isn't it!


 

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