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What is the reason for an amnioinfusion?

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Dr. Mary Vanko
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Low heart rate

Cord compression causes the baby's heart rate to fall with contractions.
The fluid helps cushion the cord so that the baby is not stressed.

In brief: Low heart rate

Cord compression causes the baby's heart rate to fall with contractions.
The fluid helps cushion the cord so that the baby is not stressed.
Dr. Mary Vanko
Dr. Mary Vanko
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