Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
169 Doctors are Online

Pregnant, due date nearing, have pressure pains, difficulty in walking, swollen vagina. What should be done?

Hi my names kaitlyn and I m pregnant and my due date is march 4th only like 2 weeks away and i have been having pressure pains down below hurts to walk sometimes and i have to stop walking for a minute. Well today i realized my private area was swollen feels like it too. I was at the drs last monday i go every week she checked my cervix and i was only dilated 1 cm i don t go back to drs for 3 days which is wednesday afternoon. Do you think I m going into labor very soon or do you know what i should do?
Asked On : Thu, 21 Feb 2013
Answers:  2 Views:  86
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi there
Thanks for your query.
From the history that you have provided it seems that the baby has descended into the pelvis recently. From this time onwards pregnant women may feel some pressure while walking and sitting. You may try to lie down on your side to relieve the pressure. Most deliveries during first pregnancy happen in the two weeks preceding the due date. Thus you may need to keep a bag ready, in case you have to rush to the hospital. Best strategy is to relax and wait for things to happen naturally.

Hope I addressed your concerns.
Answered: Thu, 21 Feb 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Swati Pathade's  Response
Hi yes your doubt is correct you have to go to ur doctor . now you might be in latent phase of labour. & soon u will be bless by baby boy or baby girl. All the Best
Answered: Thu, 21 Feb 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor