• Definition for "fetal distress"
    • an abnormal condition of a fetus; often discovered…
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  • Medical Dictionary for "fetal distress"
    • Compromise of a fetus during the…
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fetal distress definition

  • noun:
    • an abnormal condition of a fetus; often discovered during maternity and characterized by an abnormal heart rhythm
    • an abnormal condition of a fetus; frequently discovered during maternity and described as an abnormal heart rhythm
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