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Thread: In postion for birth

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    colleeg Guest

    Default In postion for birth

    this may relate to the breech stroy however, how long does a baby stay in the birth postion or when should it turn around?

    im 31 weeks and the naby is in the right position, i just wonder from everyones experience how likely is it that they will move to breech postiona & move back?



    Colleeg

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    At 39 weeks, Little Nobba is in the right position but still not engaged (which is apparently unusual for first time babies). I think bubs was still head up until 36 weeks from memory.

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    My bub was head down from about 28 weeks on and started engaging at 33 weeks.

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    bubs has been head down since my 19 wk scan dunno when she turned to face that way, and last appointment was 32 wks and she was 2/5ths engaged..

    take care
    Lesley

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    OMG, so at my next appointment on thursay, I will be 31.5 weeks and Jackson could have started engaging? That is a strange thought!!, once they engage can they unengage, or is there no turning back from that point?

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    My little boy has been head down since 29 weeks but with a floating head but I`m sure the last few days he`s dropped even further not sure if he`s engaged as yet will find out next Tuesday at my 34 week appointment, OB did tell me they don`t normally engage until 36 weeks but every baby is different.

    Min - I`m not sure if they can unengage once they have engaged, hopefully someone will point us in the right direction there.

    Take Care

    Deeanne

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    I was told during my last pregnancy that they do engage and unengage right up to birth..

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    Lesley

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