Ibrahim A. Hammad

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Polyhydramnios (aka Hydramnios) 1. What every clinician should know Polyhydramnios is typically caused by decreased fetal swallowing or increased fetal urination. It is diagnosed sonographically by an amniotic fluid index (AFI) greater than 24 cm or a single deepest pocket (SDP) greater than 8 cm. Polyhydramnios is associated with increased risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes…

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