Day 10 of your Menstrual Cycle

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Day 10 of your Menstrual Cycle

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cervical mucus on day 10 of menstrual cycle

What's happening inside

As ovulation approaches, more cervical mucus is produced. Here it has crystallized to form a "fern leaf" pattern. Around the time of ovulation the mucus becomes clear, slippery, and stretchy, which makes it easier for sperm to swim through.

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Pregnancy Day by Day

By Consultant Editor, Paula Amato, MD

Original source: Pregnancy Day by Day.

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