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A 19-year-old female asked:

is it normal for babies to hiccup a lot in the womb? my baby does it a lot i'm 33 weeks and all my prenatal stuff was ok and his heart rate was 140s

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes that can happen: And hopefully the cnadian system will allow u to have another us 34-36 weeks that is an important one cause it gives an est fetal wt , checks the fluid and position of the baby , all of my obs always get one at that time.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Babies also frequently continue them for weeks after delivery.
Sep 19, 2013

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