Similar Questions with Answers
Question: In anomaly scan done.There is cardiac focus on the heart nd little swelling in kidney of bby ..why and how??
Answer: hi dear!
Echogenic intracardiac focus is a small bright spot seen in the baby's heart on an ultrasound exam. This is thought to represent mineralization, or small deposits of calcium, in the muscle of the heart. they themselves have no impact on health or heart function. Often it is gone by the third trimester.
and the mild swelling on the kidney also is not troublesome we'll have to keep a check on it and also a check on the amniotic fluid dear. if at anytime there is decrease in amniotic fluid then you might need to take arginine sachets . dont worry these are some normal findings dear. and tend to resolve by its own.
Question: Is antenatal hydronephrosis or swelling in kidney serious in 19 weeks scan??
Answer: Antenatal hydronephrosis is very common in fetus during first trimister. Slowly the condition will improve and the baby will be normal after delivery. It's not a serious condition.
Question: I am 20 weeks pregnant, in the anomaly scan fetal right kidney moderate dilatation and urinary bladder partially distended, is their any serious problem
Dilation of kidney or renal pelvis is pretty common finding in anomaly scans, generally its temporary and becomes normal hence its subjects to be monitored till full term, the reason can be below;
Reflux-Where the urine goes back to kidney instead of coming to bladder
Obstruction or blockage in urinary tract
Extra ureter etc.
Please dont worry much do as the Doctor say its a common issue in unborn babies and if persists still bith , there are urological treatment to cure it.
Hope this helps!