Braxton Hicks Contractions (cont.)

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When should I call my doctor about Braxton Hicks contractions?

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Call your doctor or midwife if you haven't reached 37 weeks and the contractions are increasing in frequency, are more painful or you have any of the signs of preterm labor:

REFERENCE: Normal Labor and Delivery.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/9/2014

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