Fetal distress: Introduction
Fetal distress: Signs of stress in a fetus which indicate that the fetus is getting very tired or is unwell. Fetal distress can be caused by breathing problems, cord wrapped around infant's neck, dislodged placenta, abnormal fetal position and multiple births.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Fetal distress is available below.
Symptoms of Fetal distress
- Reduced fetal activity
- Meconium in amniotic fluid
- Increased fetal heart rate
- Decreased fetal heart rate
- Increased variability of fetal heart rate
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Fetal distress
Treatments for Fetal distress
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Fetal distress:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Fetal distress?
Causes of Fetal distress
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Fetal distress: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Fetal distress
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Fetal distress: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
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Hospitals & Clinics: Fetal distress
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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Fetal distress: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fetal distress
Medical research articles related to Fetal distress include:
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Fetal distress: Animations
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Research about Fetal distress
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Clinical Trials for Fetal distress
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Fetal distress include:
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Fetal distress: Broader Related Topics
Types of Fetal distress
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