15 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hi my cervix length was 2.8cm at 12 week ultrasound. Placenta was posterior high. Is it possible for cervix length to improve as pregnancy grows. Also is 2.8cm called a short cervix ?

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Answer: Ideal cervical length should be 3.5 CM It keeps changing with the growth of baby Please take rest avoid excessive bending avoid lifting heavy objects continue taking your medicines So you need to be monitored frequently for the length of the cervix that is uterus opening. If there is progressive shortening you may require a cervical stitch to close the mouth of the uterus and it will be removed at 37weeks of pregnancy. If the cervical length remain same, then no worries.and if you notice abdominal cramps please consult your doctor immediately
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