tachycardia

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abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)

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9) In the present case series, which was partially presented in 2006 by our team with four patients only and with preliminary data (10), the pregnancy was interrupted prematurely by caesarean section; the emergency status of the fetus(patient 1) and the unsuccessful therapy of fetal tachycardia (patient 2) made us to decide the pregnancy interruption.
Stever was treated for the fever and fetal tachycardia, the fetal heart rate continued to rise to more than 180 beats per minute with decreasing long-term variability.
The fetal heart tracing began showing late decelerations with fetal tachycardia.
In a small number of cases it also can lead to fetal tachycardia, which is an abnormally fast pulse in the fetus; fetal thyrotoxicosis, which is a fetus with hyperthyroidism; or neonatal hyperthyroidism, in which the baby is born with hyperthyroidism.
Complications, which were reported by 21% of respondents who used either black or blue cohosh, included transient fetal tachycardia, meconium-stained fluid, and nausea.