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Is it common for the baby to be in a position that blocks the doctor from checking its vitals?

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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: See below

The incredible hiding baby is something we see fairly often.
Your OB doctor will be able to use other devices, such as ultrasound, to keep an eye on the child.

In brief: See below

The incredible hiding baby is something we see fairly often.
Your OB doctor will be able to use other devices, such as ultrasound, to keep an eye on the child.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Tahir Chauhdry
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

Position of the baby may make the fetal heart more difficult to locate.
When in doubt, do a bedside ultrasound.

In brief: Yes

Position of the baby may make the fetal heart more difficult to locate.
When in doubt, do a bedside ultrasound.
Dr. Tahir Chauhdry
Dr. Tahir Chauhdry
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