what does 4/5ths mean?

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  1. kaykay

    kaykay Well-Known Member

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    I had my midwife appt today and she has put in my notes that baby is 4/5ths does that means there is only 1/5 left until baby is engaged or that there is 4/5ths left!

    im confiused!

    xx
     
  2. sarah_george

    sarah_george ♥Proud Mummy!♥

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    I'm 4/5ths too :) it means that your MW could feel 4/5ths of the babies head above the brim, so not quite engaged yet but on its way down xxx
     
  3. LoraLoo

    LoraLoo Pregnant with a Rainbow

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    They normally write how much of the head they can feel, so 1/5ths engaged, another 4/5ths to go xxxxx
     
  4. samantha_sarah

    samantha_sarah Proud Mummy to Ruby Mai

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    My LO is 2/5's engaged
     

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