I am 38 weeks pregnant and still my baby is not dropped or engaged.My bp is 120/94. When will my baby drop if not then doctor suggested for c-section.M worried... what to do?

shivani singh

Same is the case with me. M also 38 weeks pregnant but baby has still not dropped. Please
Suggest me also what can be done

Revauthi rajamani

Hi mommy
This should happen naturally by this time. If not ur doctor will plan for a c section. Follow ur doctor's advise

Neha Mani Mishra

Please don't worry dear. It is a natural process and cannot be predicted. Also trust your doctor to do what is best for you and the baby

Ritu Singhal

Sometimes during labour,baby drops,so it's unpredictable. See,wait until 40 weeks for labour to start itself,if nothing happens,then go for c-sec.

Kavita Sahany

Hey wait for sometime ...all the best . TC

Disha Trivedi Vyas

Thnk you mummies. Fingers crossed

shivani singh

Hi Disha, did u c ur doctor. What is she suggesting now? What's ur due date? Mine is 30th April. M having pain in my vagina since yesterday. Is this da symptom that baby is dropping?

Disha Trivedi Vyas

Hi Shivani.my due is 28 th April.my baby position is head down but it's still floating. It didn't engaged (dropped) doctor suggested for c-section. I again have appointment on Monday.If still it didn't dropped then I'll have to go for c-section.pain in vagina seems that baby might dropped.better once check with your doctor. Do u feel heavy down there?

shivani singh

Yes, feeling slightly heavy there since yesterday

shivani singh

Disha, did u deliver ur baby? M still waiting. My due date was today. Still no signs of labour. The Dr is saying baby has come down slightly so can wait fr 2-3 says more

Disha Trivedi Vyas

Hi Shivani...thts a good sign that baby has come down..go as ur doctor says, need not worry . m blessed with a baby girl on 24 th via c - section as baby was not dropped. All the best.

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