Steve & Erin writes:
: Hi all,
: From all I've read, the leakage that is normal in pregnancy (I am 16 weeks)
: is supposed to be thick and mucousy-like. I am damp pretty much all the
: time, and when I exercise my panties get even wetter. I am worried that I
: may be leaking amniotic fluid since it doesn't seem to be leukorrhea. Is
: this possible?
High discharge in pregnancy is quite common for some women so that it is
very unlikely to be amniotic fluid. Still, if you are concerned you can
go in and have a test strip done.