When can you hear a heartbeat with a fetal monitor?

Answer The fetal heart beat can be heard between eight and 10 weeks using a handheld doppler. These monitors are used in the doctor's office, and also can be purchased for home use to monitor the fetal he... Read More »

Top Q&A For: When can you hear a heartbeat with a fetal monitor

Is 16 wks and no fetal heartbeat normal?

YOu really need to talk to your doctor or nurse about this as you have not said why you cannot hear a heartbeat.

What is a normal fetal heartbeat at nine weeks pregnant?

Answer Oncew the baby's heart starts beating it stays more or less the same until after it is born. It can be anywhere from 120-160 and it varies over the day.

Why do you hear your heartbeat in your ear?

You don't really hear your heartbeat. It's your blood pulsing close to your eardrum.

What does an OB use to hear a heartbeat?

Obstetricians use a variety of heart monitoring devices to hear a baby's heartbeat during pregnancy and labor. The most commonly used device is called a fetal heart doppler which puts out and recei... Read More »