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Baby's Heart beat today was 143 Normal or Not ??

I'm asking because i remember my son's heart beat being a lil bit higher then 143. I'm 17 weeks & 3 days..

 
yamil519

Asked by yamil519 at 10:52 AM on Jan. 25, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Normal.

    There is a story that boys heartrates are under 140 and girls are over... but it doesn't bear out in research. Right around there is normal.
    LindaClement

    Answer by LindaClement at 10:54 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • yes
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 10:54 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • totally normal. my youngest dd's heartrate was always around 130.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 10:55 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • It's normal. Your doctor will tell you if it's not (if that's where you got the reading from). I was told that between 120-180 is normal. It's a pretty large range but apparently it fluctuates depending on what stage they are in
    meandrphoto

    Answer by meandrphoto at 10:57 AM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • yes. If it wasn't they doc or midwife would have said it wasn't unless you don't have good communication with him or her.
    Baby4us09

    Answer by Baby4us09 at 5:19 PM on Jan. 25, 2011

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