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Old Mar 21st, 2010, 11:23 AM   1
mummymia
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1/5 palpable????


Hi guys,

God Im confused

I went to hospital today and the MW wrote that Im 1/5 palpable my last mw put I was 2/5ths engaged so has babies head moved up or down



 
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Old Mar 21st, 2010, 11:35 AM   2
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Palpable is how much of the head can be felt above the pelvis and engaged is how much of the head is inside the pelvis. So when you were 2/5 engaged, you would have been 3/5 palpable. Now you are 1/5 palpable, so you are 4/5 engaged. Baby has moved down!



 
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Old Mar 21st, 2010, 11:56 AM   3
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Thanks hun, I was thinking bubs may have moved back up again knowing my luck



 
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Old Mar 21st, 2010, 12:32 PM   4
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yep..it means that baby has moved down!



 
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