Similar Questions with Answers
Question: I m 36 weeks pregnant and my AFI is.only 5cm
Answer: Hello! It is a case of oligohydramnios,which means low amniotic fluid. Please drink plenty of water, and consume fruits and vegetables with high water content.
Don't worry, you are already in 36weeks, sometimes it is said that low amniotic fluid also means that the labor is near. But still have plenty of fluids..
Question: AFI 13(largest 5cm)means what
Answer: AFI means amniotic fluid index 13 it means you have adequate amount of fluid
Question: My AFI is 8 cm is it dangerous? please give me remidies to increase AFI?
Answer: Hello dear
Generally the normal index of Amniotic fluid is between 8-18cm. It is very important to keep the amniotic level in balance.
So here are following ways u can increase amniotic fluid :
Drink plenty of water, coconut water, glucose and fresh juices. These liquids promote the production of amniotic fluid. Check the weight of the baby as low weight can affect the level of amniotic fluid. Consume plenty of watermelons, take complete bed rest, Drink water after every half hour so that you can pass urine every once in an hour. This process prevents urine infection.