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how long can a baby live without amniotic fluid

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: 1 % of pregnant women have too much amniotic fluid. In some women, fluid builds up slowly or quickly. This can happen at 16 weeks of pregnancy, and it ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
They sometimes do: Infants sometimes have amniotic fluid in their mouth which can get sucked into their lungs at delivery.The OB makes an effort to clear the nose & mout ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergic reaction: Amniotic fluid embolism is a rare condition.It's due to amnionic fluid entering the maternal circulation.This results in a combination of cardiogenic ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unknown: unfortunately it's hard to tell exactly how well developed a baby's lungs will be between 36 to 38 weeks. We know that at 37 weeks Kama most babies lu ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Kind of. : The two can be related. For example diabetes can cause both a big baby and increased fluid. But a big baby does not necessarily cause extra fluid.
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Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Question?: How will what affect the growth of your baby? Can you ask again?
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monique Ruberu
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meconium? : I'm not sure if you are referring to thickened amniotic fluid that results from the baby having a bowel movement which is referred to as meconium? If ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Genes for Alzheimers: Well, the gene for alzheimer's disease isn't known as yet. And their may be more than one cause for what we call alzheimer's disease. So, without know ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Potentially.: Persistent, chronic, severe oligohydramnios leads to pulmonary hypoplasia (small and maldeveloped lungs) that can prove lethal postnatally. Less extre ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sanchez
7 years experience Internal Medicine
How many weeks: Depending on how many weeks you are the tech may check on your amniotic fluid levels. There are a few ways to estimate amniotic fluid volume. They inc ... Read More

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