Pregnancy Complicated by Disease
- General reference
- Symptoms and Signs
- Key Points
- Valvular Stenosis and Insufficiency in Pregnancy
- Other Heart Disorders in Pregnancy
Also of Interest
In occult umbilical cord prolapse (contained within the uterus), the umbilical cord is often compressed by a shoulder or the head. A fetal heart rate pattern that suggests cord compression and progression to hypoxemia may be the only clue. Which of the following characterizes that heart rate pattern?