Question: What does it means placenta is 2cm away from internal os ? Is there anything to worry ?
Answer: It means that the Placenta is only 2 centimetre away from the uterus opening which is a case of low lying placenta, in these cases usually the fear of bleeding is there with the growth of uterus. You need to take some precautions
You need to take some precautions
Take bed rest with leg end raised
Avoid sexual intercourse for any physical exertion
Avoid excessive bending or lifting heavy objects
continue your progesterone tablets
If you notice vaginal bleeding you should consult your doctor immediately.
Repeat the scan to see the status of placenta, if at the time of labour the Placenta position remains the same then your doctor might ask you for C section to prevent serious blood loss after delivery. Take care