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How does meconium stain amniotic fluid causes amniotic fluid embolism?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: It does not!

Meconium passage in utero is common and generally without consequence provided there is no fetal distress.
Amniotic fluid embolism is a very rare but almost always lethal maternal complication of late pregnancy. The two conditions are unrelated.

In brief: It does not!

Meconium passage in utero is common and generally without consequence provided there is no fetal distress.
Amniotic fluid embolism is a very rare but almost always lethal maternal complication of late pregnancy. The two conditions are unrelated.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: It doesn't

There is not known relationship between the two conditions you reference.
Meconium amniotic fluid does not cause amniotic fluid embolism.

In brief: It doesn't

There is not known relationship between the two conditions you reference.
Meconium amniotic fluid does not cause amniotic fluid embolism.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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