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Q:

Hi, my due date is on 21st Feb 2018 , but till now I don't have any sign of labour, I can feel baby movements, last week my NST report was done and which was Normal, my internal checkup was also done last week and my doctor told me that still baby's head is not engaged, Is it normal ?? pls advice



Neha Agarwal

Dr. Neha D. Khodke pl advise

Dr. Neha D. Khodke

HI Kruti, labour can start post 38 weeks as well. Till 40 weeks, it is fine. The doctor needs to do weekly check-ups with you and you will also have to be more vigilant as to baby's movements, water breaking and pain. the baby's head can get engaged as late as just before labour so would advise you to wait and watch.

Kruti Joshi

Thanks Dr. Neha D. khodke

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