fetal distress

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Synonyms for fetal distress

an abnormal condition of a fetus

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Fetal weight was not compromised by exercise and there were no obvious signs of fetal stress in rats with hypertension that exercised, Gilbert said.
Umbilical-cord sections are easy to collect, store, and ship, and are available for testing infants that have undergone fetal stress.
It's definitely agreed that patients should have frequent nonstress tests" and biophysical profiles to assess for fetal stress starting at 34 weeks' gestation, she said.
The results suggest that maternal diabetes is associated with increased secretion of proBNP from the fetal heart and that this effect is augmented by fetal stress during labor.