In most of the women there are some predictive signs that delivery will happen soon. Sometimes those signs can be expressed very little so woman may not notice them. Such signs are:
1. relief under the ribcage;
2. Serous-mucous vaginal discharge â (you probably have this!);
3. Increased rate of pregnancy contractions also called Braxton-Hicks contractions. When contractions become more regular and more often (on every 5 min) the first stage of delivery (cervical canal enlarging) begins.
You should visit an obstetrician because you have overcome the due date. You can request hystero-salpingo-graphy (HSG) to see if there are uterine contractions. You can also request vaginal examination to see how much the cervix is open.
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