Fetal movements in utero: nature, assessment, prognostic value, timing of delivery.

@article{Sadovsky1977FetalMI,
  title={Fetal movements in utero: nature, assessment, prognostic value, timing of delivery.},
  author={E. Sadovsky and W Z Polishuk},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1977},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={49-55}
}
Fetal movements in utero are an expression of fetal well-being. However, a sudden increase of fetal movements is a sign of acute fetal distress, such as in cases of cord complications or abruptio placentae. Decreased fetal movements are seen in cases of chronic fetal distress such as preeclampsia, hypertension in pregnancy, etc. It was shown that in these… CONTINUE READING