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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    I'm 39+3 and having a lot of period type cramping and bright red spotting when I wipe.
    I didn't have any sort of "bloody show" with the girls so not sure what it's meant to look like.

    Should I be hopeful or worried? I see my OB today.

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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    I would call your hospital, just in case. Are you trying for a vbac this time?

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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    Yep hoping for VBAC, I see my OB in
    2 hours so should I just wait until then?

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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    I would ring the hospital just in case. My OB said if i ever see any blood to ring him.
    Good luck

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    Default Re: Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    Yes, red blood you should ring straight away.

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    I had similar in early labour with DS, so maybe its baby time! Best to ring the hospital though just to check.

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    That's how it all started for me. I woke up at 38+2 with bright red blood. I called my hospital and was asked to come straight in. I was in early labour and after waiting another 24 hours for things to progress, my waters were broken and DS was born not long after.

    Good luck!

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    Just to be sure call. Well you said your appt was in 2 hours so you're prob there. Sounds like it could be beginning. Good luck! Hope everything goes well for you. :-)

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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    Just got out of the doctors. He said it was a bloody show this morning and am 1cm dilated (only !) but cervix is soft and completely thinned. She's fully engaged and while he was feeling my belly he said I was having contractions, I thought they were just cramps lol. He gave me a stretch and sweep and should be any day now

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    Default Did anyone spot bright red blood before going into labour?

    Good to hear. Fingers crossed it happens very soon for you.


 

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