Question: Hi all, am 18 weeks pregnent, my placenta is low lying 7mm away from os... Any chances that it will improve? Any precautionary practises i need to take?
Answer: Hi! Incase of low lying placenta, it is attached at a lower end to the uterus, there are some difficulties as it may cover the cervix which can be a problem in vaginal birth ,it can cause pre term birth also but it may move up at a later stage of pregnancy along with uterus.. Please do as the Doctor say, dont worry much,do not walk fast, lot of bed rest, dont squat, dont lift heavy weight, avoid bumpy road, no intercourse, have fibrous food avoid constipation, Good luck & hope this helps!
Question: if placenta is 2cm away from internal os, is it a low lying placenta?
Answer: hello.. dear.. Generally speaking, if the placenta is >2cm from the cervix at the 18-20 week scan, it won't be low-lying at the time of the birth. ... But if the placenta is <2cm from the internal os at the 18-20 week scan, it may still be low at the time of the birth.
Question: in case of low lying placenta 1-2cm away from internal os normal delivery is possible
Answer: Not possible.. while sleeping take pillow in between ur legs, placenta will move up