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26 weeks pregnant and baby has hydrops around lungs and heart. what is prognosis?

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Dr. Mary Vanko
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hydrops: Your OB GYN or maternal fetal specialist needs to have a frank discussion with you regarding your infant's prognosis . It all depens (penicillamine) on cause... heart or lun problems, anemia, or RH factor. Good luck.
Answered on Jan 4, 2016
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