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Altoona, PA
A 25-year-old female asked:

I hear this ringing sound for like two seconds almost every month in my lifted ear only could it be my unborn child's heartbeat i'm hearing i need phe?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Tinnitus: 2 seconds every month seems like a rare event to me. It's unlikely that ringing sound is fetal heartbeat. If worried, time rate of ringing sound. Fetal heart rate is 120-160 beats per minute or 2-3 beats per second. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tinnitus/basics/definition/con-20021487 for more info.

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