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A 21-year-old female asked:

What does it mean if a fetus has too much spinal fluid in the second trimester?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spinal or Amniotic?: An increase in amniotic fluid could indicate some fetal anomalies. An increase in fetal "spinal" fluid is usually associated with meningomyelocoeles(a "radar dome" on the fetus' back.).
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