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In which month of pregnancy can we hear fetal heart beat ?

When do u hear fetal heart beat?? What if u dnt hear it?
Asked On : Wed, 6 Jul 2011
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with the use of foetal dopler as early as 6 to 8 wks the foetal heart can be audible
around 8 wks of gestation foetal heart beat can be detected with u s g
Answered: Wed, 6 Jul 2011
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Fetal heart beat can be heard by Ultrasound in late first trimester and early second trimester . If you donot hear heart beat at an instance , other investigations like Doppler should be done to re evaluate .Hearing fetal heart beat depends on many factors like uterus position and contractions.

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