Fetal heart beat at 24 weeks

Is 169 high? Does fetal heart rate go up when mom has high heart rate?

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The mean basal heart rate of 148 bpm at a median gestation of 161 days (23 weeks) is within the 110-160 bpm normal range for viable fetusses (11). The finding of more accelerations than decelerations is in contrast to previous reports based on ultrasound recordings at this gestational age.