Originally Posted by grumpybear
What if you decline all internal checks but is GBS+ (as was I)? Does that increase risk of infection?
yes, one of the factors with me being fine to go as long as I did was that I was GBS- (and NO INTERNAL EXAMS).
My midwife's point of comfort for starting induction was 36 hours, mine was 30 - I was nowhere near labour, and it took a LOT to induce me.