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fetal heart rate 174 bpm

A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: A fetal heart rate can range from 110 to 170. Anything between this is considered normal. A babies heart rate will vary just like yours does.
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Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fetal heart rate: Just like us, the fetal heart rate varies from moment to moment and the baseline varies as well. The rates you present seem fine.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal : The average fetal heart rate is between 110 and 160. As early as you are a heart rate of 170 is not a cause for concern
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Not true.: All the indirect "signs" of fetal gender are old wive's tales; if you want to know your baby's sex, just get an ultrasound (or even blood test nowaday ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably: You really need to ask this question to your OB/GYN
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Filly
26 years experience Radiology
No: Personally i wouldn't worry about it.
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A female asked:
Dr. Andrea Rodgers
28 years experience Emergency Medicine
Your heart rate: How was this heart rate taken? 88 is too low to be a normal fetal heart rate, the range is roughly 120's -150's. If the reading was with a doppler o ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to say: This question is difficult to answer, because we aren't typically measuring the fetal heartbeat over extended periods of time at this gestational age. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Fetal heart rate: Fetal heart rate is very variable. Call your obgyn and schedule an appointment for 3 months follow-up.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Fetal Heart Rate: That is so low that many of us would assume that this is your heart rate and not the baby's.

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