A member asked:

At my 20 weeks ultrasound my dr told my everything is great legs arms spine, fingers, toes, head but there is fluid around heart should i b worried?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Paul Slawek answered

Specializes in Radiology

A pericardial effusion is not normal in fetuses at any stage of gestation. What it means is not clear based on the information you supplied. You need the study repeated by a neonatologist.

Answered Jun 15, 2014



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