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Question: 30 weeks baby growth and amniotic fluid is slightly on the higher side. What to do?
Answer: Hi, Increase in fluid levels is known as polyhydraminas.It can be mild or severe.Incase of mild not much treatment is required.you will be advised bed rest for a few days and hoopefully excess liquid gets reduced as pregnancy advances.Try and keep sugar levels at optimum. Incase it is severe you will need to undergo investigations to rule out any congenital or genetic abnormality. Treatment with cox 2 inhibitor medication will be prescribed.A procedure called as amnioreduction may be advised too. If the condition gets stabilized then normal delivery is possible too. Please consult your doctor to know your exact situation so as to be well prepared for the treatment and outcome.
Question: I have amniotic fluid less, is there any problem??
Answer: Hi low AFI could give you preterm delivery. Risks: 1- baby could not develop lungs and muscles well.as from second trimester,baby starts to swallow the fluid and recycle it 2- increased chance of miscarriage or still birth 3-preterm birth Treatment: 1- plenty of fluids to be taken.barley water is good in such conditions. 2- some cases IV fluids are administered 3- injecting fluids through amniocentesis 4- amnio infusion through catheter during labor.
Question: Hi, today we have done with TIFFA scan. In that they have mentioned like amniotic fluid is slightly more. Is there any problem??
Answer: Hi dr please check your glucose blood sugar levels..it is one of the reason for it but don't worry everything will be okay..tc