Amniotic fluid index

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Growth and well-being scan.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Representative image of amniotic fluid index (AFI) measurements. AFI is normal. 

Case Discussion

Amniotic fluid index (AFI) varies depending on gestational age. Decreased AFI is indicative of oligohydramnios and increased AFI indicative of polyhydramnios

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Case information

rID: 35782
Case created: 23rd Apr 2015
Last edited: 29th Aug 2015
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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