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Braxton Hicks & Dilation
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An_250699 posted:
i'm 29 W 3 D now, i had yesterday all day BH 3 min apart each, they were very strong but unpainful, & i had discharge & still ... does anyone know if BH causes dilation & how can i know if i'm dilated ?!!
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mskay251983 responded:
would honestly say if you have more than say 5 a day call your dr.I had like 20 with my last LO thinking nothing big of it because it wasnt painful just more of a discomfort and then i went into labor at 10cm the next day.


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