Q:

Hi,  I'm in 38th week of pregnancy and today morning I had my internal review and it was very painful.  I just passed some brownish mucous is it normal or should I need to consult doctor. Please advise



fkm

Speak to doc.  may be urine near delivery

Sonali Shivlani

It is normal to have a little spotting or brownish mucus after an internal exam. Keep alert that it does not become bright red and a lot. For most women internal vaginal exams are uncomfortable as the procedure is invasive and mentally uncomfortable.

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