Ruptured vasa praevia indicated by a sinusoidal fetal heart rate pattern: a case report.

Abstract

A sinusoidal heart rate pattern is usually considered to signify fetal distress. A case is reported in which the diagnosis vasa praevia was considered 20 h after a short period of vaginal bleeding, after the occurrence of a sinusoidal heart-rate pattern.

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@article{Kruitwagen1991RupturedVP, title={Ruptured vasa praevia indicated by a sinusoidal fetal heart rate pattern: a case report.}, author={Roy F.P.M. Kruitwagen and Jan G Nijhuis}, journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology}, year={1991}, volume={39 2}, pages={147-50} }