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Fetal distress

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...»

Treatments for Fetal distress

Home Diagnostic Testing

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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

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Hospitals & Clinics: Fetal distress

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Fetal distress: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fetal distress

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Fetal distress: Animations

Research about Fetal distress

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Clinical Trials for Fetal distress

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Fetal distress: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Fetal distress

  1. Fetal distress: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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