38 weeks pregnant mother

Question: I am 38 weeks pregnant. My aminotic fluid level is 8. How will be the fetal movement. Doctor adviced to admit on Saturday. Is is normal

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Answer: Yes normal Asthe dates come near fluid level decrease.8 is normal.but it should not reduce below 8.you need to maintain the level..but in most cases there are very less chancess that water would increase as week goes by it keeps reducing..so doctor mostly try inducing pain if natural labor wont start..so you should get admitted..even i had delivered baby early for 37 week due to kess afi
Answer: If you are near your delivery your amniotic fluid gradually decreases, ofcourse fetal movement will be there, but lil less, anyways you are near your delivery time, go on doctors advice
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    Priya Balaji978 days ago


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