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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fluid around baby: Amniotic fluid is the fluid that surrounds and protects the baby. The baby makes the amniotic fluid. How much fluid you drink, how well the placenta ... Read More
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Protective fluid: It is the protective liquid contained by the amniotic sac of a pregnant female.

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
48 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy: The fluid produced to surrond the growing fetus. For a detailed aswer go to a site such as google which can tell you all about it in deep detail.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Santiago Roldan
20 years experience Dentistry
YES: You have to be careful to determine the origin of the liquid. Amniotic liquid loss has to be treated asap.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
No it is not: It is not sticky and is just like water.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lung Development: Amniotic fluid initially is filtered from the mother's blood and passes through the pregnancy's membranes to create a nourishing cushion during the fi ... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Oral hydration.: You are not in complete control of your amniotic fluid volume, as this may be mostly reliant on fetal issues. You can and should, however, hydrate you ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Mostly fetal urine: It is mostly fetal urine.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
5: The level of amniotc fluid will vary during different stages of your pregnancy. Anything below the 5th percentile should be closely followed. Toward ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Depends: Excess amniotic fluid can rarely mean there might be a problem with the baby's genetics or development.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Roughly 800 cc: The amount of amniotic fluid is greatest at about 34 weeks (gestation) into the pregnancy, when it averages 800 mL. About 600 mL of amniotic fluid sur ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meconium: Meconium is basically a fetal bowel movement. A fetal bowel movement inside the uterus can occur for no reason but might also signify some intrauteri ... Read More

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