Disease Information for Oligohydramnios

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Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Twin/Multiple pregnancy status
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Amniocentesis/Fluid Volume
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Amniocentesis/Abnormality
Ultrasound
Fetal Biophysical Profile Abnormal
Ultrasound/Fetal Amniotic Fluid Index AFI
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Amniotic bands syndrome
Breech/difficulty delivery/lie
Oligohydramnios
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Amnion disorder/chorioamnion (ex)
CLASS/Fetal/conceptual products (category)
Process
PROCESS/Complicating disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Definition

Presence of less than 300 ml of amniotic fluid at term. Principal causes include malformations of fetal urinary tracts, intra-uterine growth retardation, high maternal blood pressure, nicotine poisoning, and prolonged pregnancy.

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