External fetal heart rate monitoring is done during pregnancy, labor, and
delivery. It is done to keep track of the heart rate of your baby (fetus) and the
strength and duration of the contractions of your
ByHealthwise Staff Primary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine Specialist Medical ReviewerWilliam Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & William Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
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