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Recent ultrasound scan done, fetal heart fluctuating - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello doctor.
User :   had a query....
Doctor :   Please go ahead
User :   related to gynic ..would you be able to help in this.
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Please carry on with your query
User :   recently my wife had an ultra sound after 7 weeks and 6 days.
User :   the fetal heart report which was reported in the instrument was 154 BPM
User :   but she had written 113 bpm in her report....
User :   is there any reason to worry abt ?
Doctor :   I do not know the reason why she had written that way
User :   doctor said that it was fluctuating...
Doctor :   But 154 beats is normal foetal heart rate
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is early to calculate the foetalheart rate
User :   she said us not to worry
Doctor :   At this stage we just have to find out whether there is heart activity or not
User :   okie...
User :   what should be the next step
Doctor :   Next specific in your case
Doctor :   Follow up with your doctor with regular scans as your doctor suggests
User :   okie....she mentioned 2 weeks
Doctor :   The scans are done routinely 3 to 4 times during the pregnancy at various weeks of pregnancy
User :   wanted a second opinion,,,,,,as we got worried about 113 BPM
Doctor :   Nothing to worry at this time
Doctor :   Just continue to have good health
Doctor :   with right diet and activity
User :   ok,,,for my wife....
Doctor :   No stress affairs are recommended
User :   stress affairs as in travel and all ?
User :   thanks a lot for your suggestions..
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Did you follow what I said?
Doctor :   Do you have any more queries?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now?
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