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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Fetal movements were defined as the number of perceived movements by mothers.
Fetal movement seen during ultrasound may be referred to as "the baby moving"; often it is described as a particular kind of movement - an activity.
She should have been sent to the ED when she initially reported decreased fetal movement.
There is no uniform agreement on the tests to be used and the frequency of testing during expectant management of women with gestational hypertension-preeclampsia, but most experts in the United States recommend daily fetal movement counts in combination with either a nonstress test (NST) or a biophysical profile at the time of diagnosis and then once or twice a week until delivery.
Thus, umbilical-cord diminution as observed in this study suggests diminution of fetal movement during gestation.
Later that months, after feeling no fetal movement for approximately 24 hours, S.
Serial ultrasound failed to show fetal movement or heartbeat, Dr.
That year both Freeman and Lee and colleagues[8] documented the association of FHR accelerations in response to spontaneous fetal movement with fetal well-being.
For example, variation may increase during fetal movement.
AT 2:00 AM, a woman at 40 weeks' gestation went to a hospital because she felt a decrease in fetal movement.
She was unsure of date and her complaints were full term pregnancy with on and off leaking for 14 days, labor pains that remained for 7-8 days followed by loss of fetal movement for last 3 days and high grade fever for last 2 days.
The patient was unclear of the date of her last menstrual period, but for the past month, the patient had not felt any fetal movement.