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Heart Rate During Pregnancy 96 Bpm
High output: During pregnancy, here is a significant increase in plasma volume, creating a dilutional effect on one's blood counts (anemia). This coupled with the large flow of blood from maternal circulation to the placenta causes a compensatory rise in heart rate to generate the necessary cardiac output and deliver enough oxygen to the tissues.
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Pregnancy findings: The heart rate goes up through pregnancy, at rest and during exercise. Some arrhythmias can flare up during pregnancy as well (including those that are not dangerous). A resting heart rate of 140 is fast but not usually dangerous. But you should have your doctor do an ekg and/or heart monitor to ensure you are not having a rhythm abnormality that needs treatment.
How common is constant tachycardia in pregnancy? I am 32 weeks pregnant and have been tachycardic constantly for the last two weeks. My resting heart rate has not been lower than 100. The highest I have caught by pulse at has been around 160 during a pe
The: The pulse typically does go up during pregnancy, the the blood pressure usually goes down. I am glad that you had an extensive evaluation including an echocardiogram. However obtaining a second opinion is always a good idea and may put your mind at rest as well. Be sure you are staying well hydrated. Be sure that your thyroid testing was normal. Eating 4-5 small high protein meals a day is advisable during pregnancy.
I have having pregnancy symptoms, do I sound pregnant? I have having pregnancy symptoms, I was spotting this jan 7th -9th during my period time it was brown barely anything and barely any pink. My heart rate is up at 86-90. I am getting head aches. Lower
Good: Good plan to repeat the testing. Another possible cause is anovulation, where you didn't ovulate this month and are having hormonal symptoms rather than pregnancy symptoms. If your next test is negative you may wish to utilize supplemental hormones to re-synchronize your endometrium (uterine lining).
I'm 7 weeks pregnant. What causes fetal heart rate to drop from 122 BPM to 81 BPM in two days after pregnancy looked great?
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. Possible technical error. There's not much to do ---> continue to watch the pregnancy. It's normal for fetuses to have cyclic drops in their heartbeat. You may want to consider closer following and possibly an echocardiogram later in pregnancy.
What is a growth scan for in pregnancy? Will they check my baby's heart? I wanna know the heart rate! What will they measure in this scan? I'm 34weeks
Growth scan: A growth scan is an ultrasound to see that the baby is growing appropriately. They will take various measurements from which they will compare to those from a previous ultrasound to be sure they have grown enough and not too much. The baby's heart beat should be checked at each visit and you can ask what it is even without a scan. It should vary just as yours does. Hope this helps. Best wishes.
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When will movement be consistent in pregnancy? I'm 26weeks and still haven't felt any movement his heart rate is strong and he is healthy
Later: Movement is occurring now, it just cannot be perceived by you at this time. By 30 weeks gestation, most pregnant moms to be can determine consistent fetal movement.
Is it normal to have 109-126 heart rate in the 9th month of pregnancy? And blood pressure between:142/80-129/74?
Yes: It's normal to have an elevated heart rate in pregnancy, especially toward the end. Any blood pressure > 140 / 90 needs to be evaluated by physician, but I'm assuming that your doctor already knows your blood pressure? Make sure you're well hydrated (pee should be clear colored, not dark yellow), dehydration can sometimes lead to an elevated heart rate. If on propranolol, speak with physician.
Early on in the pregnancy, are there any indications of the sex of the baby from the heart rate? My partner and I are really excited to know the sex of our baby, and we don’t want to have to wait for the ultrasound. We’re going to an early appointment thi
Old: Old wives tales suggest that girl fetuses have heart rates above 140, while boy fetuses tend to have heart rates lower than 140. Unfortunately, as sexy as it sounds to believe that we might predict a babyâ€™s sex by the heart rate, itâ€™s simply not true. Repeated studies have proven that fetal heart rate does not correlate to fetal sex, but it does correlate to gestational age. As fetuses develop, their heart rates tend to drop. As a mother, I know how impatient I was to discover that I was having a little girl, but I can tell you that the thrill I felt when I found out my babyâ€™s gender made it well worth the wait.See 1 more doctor answer
About 140 (+or- 30): The fetal heart rate can vary considerably depending on the mother's heart rate and health and on the fetal metabolic state, level of activity and probably several other factors. Normally in a very quiet, relaxed postprandial or sleep-like state, it would tend to be low (115 to 120) ; at other times it could possibly rise to 150-160 beats per minute or transiently perhaps to 170-180.
Had 6/7 wk pregnancy scan but embryo size is of 5.5 weeks and brachycardic. What is outlook for growth and heart rate increase?
USN unreliable: Would not draw conclusions at this early stage do 2 more scans and then decide issues.
Early pregnancy ultrasound showed baby right on at 8 weeks 1 day but with a heart rate of 185bpm. I though 120-180 was normal. Should I be concerned?
Normal FHT's: "normal" fetal heart rates are as you have described above in your question. 180 or 185 is a distinction without a difference.
Phann: Pseudocyesis- false preg. Is result of emotional stress like illegle sex, guilt whatever. So if have false pregnancy yes whatever reason for stress heat rate and BP can increase. In fact there is entity called stress cardiomyopathy that due stress heart over works, including anginal chest pain due coronary artery spasm, fast heart heat etc. Should consult physician.See 1 more doctor answer
If I took indoethacin in my last weeks of pregnancy, should the fetal heart rate be monitored on a daily basis?
Depends: Indomethacin taken frequently over a long period of time can cause a transient change in the fetal heart circulation (in doctor speak it closes the ductus arteriosus). Small doses for only a few days, which is usually the only thing we would do, is not particularly dangerous. Check with your doctor on why you are taking it and whether monitoring is needed.See 1 more doctor answer
How long does the yolk sac in pregnancy provide function? Should I be worried if tech didn't c one but baby had good heart rate (7 weeks pregnant)
No: If the embryo is appropriate size for dates and the heart rate is normal, the yolk sac is irrelevant.