thread: heart rate

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    sparkles Guest

    heart rate

    Does anyone know what the baby's heart rate should be at around six weeks? I'm not even six weeks pg and the ultrasound showed that the heart rate was 140bpm is that normal? I read somewhere that 100bpm is the norm for six weeks.

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    BellyBelly Member

    Sep 2005

    That's quite normal I think it can be from 100 to 160 is the normal range maybe higher not quite sure. But that sounds very good.

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    BellyBelly Member

    Sep 2005
    whoop whoop or not, not sure yet!!!

    on the website I was just reading sparkles it suggested that at 6- 7 weeks a heartbeat can first be detected and that for under 6 - 7 weeks its 90-110 and from 7 weeks on 110 -200 as the baby matures.

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    BellyBelly Member

    Feb 2005
    Mid North Coast NSW

    yep, from memory, Emmas was around 145 every time

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    BellyBelly Member

    Aug 2005

    Both my dd & this little one were both 175 at my 8 week scan..

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    Jan 2005

    I had a scan at 6w +3, and the heart rate was 140bpm

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    BellyBelly Life Member

    Jul 2004
    House of the crazy cat ladies...

    It sounds perfectly normal to me sparkles... as it can vary by quite a bit...

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    BellyBelly Member

    Jun 2005

    I had a scan during the week and it was 113bpm. Am sure yours is normal.

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    BellyBelly Life Subscriber

    Jul 2004

    Sounds text book perfect to me!