Amniotic fluid discordance

Dr Patrick J Rock and Radswiki et al.

An amniotic fluid discordance is usually defined as a difference in amniotic fluid volumes in a twin pregnancy. It is a predictor of poor fetal outcome in twin pregnancy related complications.

Pathology

Causes of amniotic fluid discordance include:

See also

Article information

rID: 13601
System: Obstetrics
Tag: cases, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Discordance in amniotic fluid
  • Discordance of amniotic fluid

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