Similar Questions with Answers
Question: What is the amniotic fluid index (AFI) at 35 weeks.
Answer: Hi dear, the level of Amniotic fluid according to the weeks of pregnancy is s your amniotic fluid index. At 35 weeks the level should be in between 8-14. Hope it helps.
Question: My aminotic fluid index is 19.3 cm at 32 weeks.. Is there any problem?
Answer: hi dear!
so dear it is slightly increased but it will come back to normal once your water breaks. because during water breaking the fluid will also come out. so dont worry!
but you will have to keep a check on the levels. if it has been increasing then there are certain medicines that can be used dear like indomethacin. it will help reduce the fluid inside and also please do not stop or take any medicine without consulting the the doctor.
dont worry dear! it will be normal !
take care dear!
hope this information was useful to you !
Question: im 33 weeks ...my amniotic fluid is 22 index..is there any chance to get normal delivery
Answer: Hi dear,
During pregnancy,amniotic fluid is the protective barrier or cushion for your baby. Though we never think about it at initial stages of pregnancy,but later stages it becomes an important criteria to detect baby's health. Women with inadequate AFI and women with more AFI are both not normal for sure. More than normal ranges fluid could lead to preterm labor by increasing more pressure build up. It could also be due to few reasons:
1- mother's sugar level out of control
2-baby not swallowing enough fluid
3- baby producing excessive urine
4- swelling up in baby's body with excess fluid
5- genetic reasons
Certain complications attached to this is preterm labor and Babies are also more likely to move into positions which aren’t ideal for birth.
There are certain treatments for this .you can talk to your doctor if it is really required.
Question: At 32 weeks my amniotic fluid index in 10.1.... is it okay or there is a need of any intervention?
Answer: Hi dear,The normal amniotic fluid should be 10-17..So its normal in u..drink plenty water,adequate rest to maintain the level..