Contraction Stress Test
What To Think About
- A contraction stress test may show decelerations when your baby is not actually having problems. This is called a Reference false-positive result Opens New Window.
- Some doctors use oxytocin instead of nipple stimulation because nipple stimulation can cause long, uncontrolled contractions.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference June 18, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Reference William Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine