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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Ultrasound mostly.: Fetal hydrops can only be diagnosed with prenatal ultrasonography and certain blood tests can help with its etiology (e.g. Torch titers). Prenatal gen ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Immune and cardiac: Fetal hydops is a state of severe generalized edema in the fetus. There are two broad categories of disorders that cause fetal hyrops, namely immune, ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fetal hydrops: Hydrops fetalis is a condition in the fetus characterized by an accumulation of fluid, or edema, in at least two fetal compartments.
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Dr. Miguel Cano
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Complicated: The abnormal collection of fluid in more than one area of the fetal body, ascites or effusions, is termed hydrops fetalis. It could be immune or non-i ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Major
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fluid accumulation: Fetal hydrops is a condition in which the fetus as an accumulation of fluid in at least 2 or more fetal compartments such as ascites, pleural effusion ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
No connection: There are many causes for fetal, hydrous but i don't believe air pressure is.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Usually none.: Fetal hydrops usually causes few if any symptoms. Decreased fetal movement is an advanced sign. Maternal hypertension and headaches may herald the dev ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Fetal hydrops: read this for information: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/007308.htm
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Fetal hydrops: Fetal hydrops ( erythroblastosis fetalis) - excess/ abnormal amount of fluid in 2 or more fetal compartments.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danae Steele
31 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Not necessarily: Fetal hydrops just means excess fluid in a baby's body. It can result from a variety of conditions, including severe anemia and heart failure. It is ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not your fault: I am sorry for your loss. However, you did not do anything wrong. Some times bad things happen to good people. Keep faith. For your health - Have a di ... Read More
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