38 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hello, i am 37 week pregnant, in my scan my AFI evel ls low i.e 8cm, is it normal? Still is there any chances of normal delivery?

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Answer: hi dear your Wi-Fi level is on border so don't worry you still have some time you can try to increase your AFI level . like have plenty of water to 24 litre of water will help you increase AFI level with water also have coconut water twice a day you can also have Glucose water it also helps in increasing afi level . also have food and fruits that are high in water like cucumber, oranges, watermelon etc
Answer: Hi dear, AFI level do get less during the last month of pregnancy and normal AFI level is 8-18 cm and acc to that yours is on the borderline so it's fine but make sure to drink lots and lots of fluid to increase it. With this level you can get a normal delivery..
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