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What is labour pain? When it comes during pregnancy? How it can be known? What precautions to be followed?

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What is labour pain? When it comes during pregnancy? How ...
Labour pain starts around 37 to 40 weeks of pregnancy (8.5 to 9 months). It starts with pain in lower tummy and associated with the hardening of the uterus. Pain can radiate to the back. Another most important symptom is passage of thick sticky fluid through vagina. If you have any of these two you should report immediately to the hospital.
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