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Pregnant with tightening pain in the abdomen. Clear vaginal discharge. Is this labor?

hello, i am 35 weeks pregnant and have been experiencing a tightening pain in my stomach all day. this morning i woke up to a terrible sharp pain in my lower right side. i tried taking a nap this afternoon and when i woke up and stood up i have a little bit of clear discharge that was very thin with no odor. this only happens when i am standing up, could this be labor?
Asked On : Mon, 25 Feb 2013
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Your symptom gives the suspicion of leaking membranes. I advice you to immediately see your gynecologist for a proper evaluation as chances of preterm labor are high in such a case. Nitrazine papers can be used to test for the leak of liquor. Take absolute bed rest, avoid intercourse and wear a sterile sanitary napkin to monitor the amount of leak. Please have further suggestions from your doctor. Wish you good luck.
Answered: Wed, 27 Feb 2013
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