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8 months pregnant baby not moving

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
26 years experience Emergency Medicine
Probably: If your ultrasound at 22 weeks was ok, and the baby hasn't had a significant change in activity level(was moving a lot and now not at all) most likely ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rausch
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Concerned: This is a serious concern. You need to speak with your OB immediately to discuss further. You will likely need an evaluation in the l&d department wi ... Read More
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A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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If you are pregnant.: ...and having pain and vaginal bleeding, you must get medical care ASAP. While a fetus may go several hours w/o moving, if you've felt no movement fo ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
28 years experience Urogynecology
Usually not: What you are probably feeling are random movements from the baby, or possibly hiccups. Both are very common and normal.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Tests are accurate: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine preg ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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GYN exam: Seems most likely related to the pressure of the twins on your uterus and lower back, usually, normal; however, I suggest a GYN exam.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fetal movement ?: The developing fetus "moves" at about 6-8 weeks, but maternal perception of these "movements" usually begins at 16-18 gestational weeks. These are mo ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Needs assessment: Hi. Decreased movement may be a sign that something is wrong. I suggest that you see your contact your obstetrician urgently for advice and for assess ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fetal movement: Flutter like sensations occur about 16-17 weeks. Kicks occur much later. Just about everyone feels movement around 20 weeks.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
PREGNANCY: Baby should be moving at 4 months. When in doubt, see your OB for ultrasound to see baby's movement.
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