What is Cardiotocography?

In obstetrics, cardiotocography (CTG) is a technical means of recording the fetal heartbeat and the uterine contractions during pregnancy, typically in the third trimester. The machine used to perform the monitoring is called cardiotocograph, more commonly known as an electronic fetal monitor (EFM).

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generally fetal heart rate can be picked up by 10 week through doppler. are you getting any associated symptom like abdomen pain or bleeding? Yes ,...

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it may be intrauterine death. but its associated with some associated symptoms
so you have to get detail evaluation of it by...

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my LMP is 18 April 2013 and EDD 25 XXXXXXX 2014. my ultrasound report : single cord around the neck of the fetus. anatomically normal but large...

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you can wait till term if baby is ok

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In first pregnancy fetal head gets...

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This question is for Doctor XXXXXXX Raichle. Hi Dr. Raichle, it's me again. How are you? I am already 33 weeks, so not much left, so excited. I had...

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During the postpartum period, it is important to stay on a prenatal vitamin. You need these 'building...

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