Cambridge City, IN
A 34-year-old female asked:

Is a heartbeat of 105 at 6 weeks & 4 days a healthy heartbeat. also baby measured a week behind from my first ultrasound, is that a sign of miscarriage?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
If no cramping,: probably not miscarrying, if cramping and bleeding, possible miscarriage. Just spotting, light bleeding, darker, could be the site of the embryo implantation, bleeding with minimal harm to the fetus. Recheck with your doctor and possibly another ultrasound could be reassuring.
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