Similar Questions with Answers
Question: What should be the AFI level at 37 weeks completion ?
Amniotic fluid index(AFI),should be at any stage during pregnancy is between 10- 18. Ideally 12 is good..as high AFI could make the normal delivery difficult and you could deliver through c section .also 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: What should be the AFI level at 37 weeks.
Answer: Normal afi ranges from 9 to 18 cm.
And as pregnancy progress afi level gets decreased.
So to maintain afi level have atleast 2-3 ltr of water daily.
Include as much as water source you can. Like coconut water, daal, fruits which are have high water content etc.
Question: What should be the afi at 37 weeks and for normal vaginal delivery what should be the afi level?
Answer: Hello dear between 8 to 18 cm afi consider normal. At least 12 cm afi should be there for normal delivery.