Oligohydramnios

Common Name(s)

Oligohydramnios, Low amniotic fluid

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oligohydramnios" returned 38 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spontaneous antepartum vesicouterine fistula causing severe oligohydramnios in a patient with a previous cesarean delivery.
 

Author(s): Y C Manjunatha, Pradeep Sonwalkar

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Aug;31(8):1294-6.

 

Last Updated: 27 Jul 2012

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Maternal hydration therapy improves the quantity of amniotic fluid and the pregnancy outcome in third-trimester isolated oligohydramnios: a controlled randomized institutional trial.
 

Author(s): Tito Silvio Patrelli, Salvatore Gizzo, Erich Cosmi, Maria Giovanna Carpano, Stefania Di Gangi, Giuseppe Pedrazzi, Giovanni Piantelli, Alberto Bacchi Modena

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Feb;31(2):239-44.

 

Amniotic fluid is important for the maintenance of fetal well-being; therefore, an amniotic fluid deficiency, ie, oligohydramnios, can have multiple impacts on the prognosis of the pregnancy. In some cases, there are no evident fetal or maternal causes, and the condition is called ...

Last Updated: 2 Feb 2012

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Oligohydramnios associated with administration of weekly paclitaxel for triple-negative breast cancer during pregnancy.
 

Author(s): M P Shieh, R S Mehta

Journal: Ann. Oncol.. 2011 Sep;22(9):2151-2.

 

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2011

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The terms "Oligohydramnios" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Amniotic fluid and the clinical relevance of the sonographically estimated amniotic fluid volume: oligohydramnios.
 

Author(s): Everett F Magann, Adam T Sandlin, Songthip T Ounpraseuth

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2011 Nov;30(11):1573-85.

 

The amniotic fluid volume (AFV) is regulated by several systems, including the in-tramembranous pathway, fetal production (fetal urine and lung fluid) and uptake (fetal swallowing), and the balance of fluid movement via osmotic gradients. The normal AFV across gestation has not been ...

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2011

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Pulmonary effects of prolonged oligohydramnios following mid-trimester rupture of the membranes--antenatal and postnatal management.
 

Author(s): Olivia Williams, Graham Hutchings, Corinne Hubinont, Christian Debauche, Anne Greenough

Journal: Neonatology. 2012 ;101(2):83-90.

 

Mid-trimester, preterm prelabour rupture of the membranes (PPROM) with prolonged oligohydramnios remains a challenge for both obstetricians and neonatologists. Although survival rates have improved, morbidity remains common particularly due to pulmonary insufficiency and pulmonary ...

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2012

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Oligohydramnios: use and misuse in clinical management.
 

Author(s): D M Sherer, O Langer

Journal: Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Nov;18(5):411-9.

 

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2002

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Amnioinfusion Initiative
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oligohydramnios

 

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2009

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Hydrotherapy for the Reversal of Oligohydraminos
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oligohydramnios

 

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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Alterations of the Uteroplacental and Fetal Pulmonary Circulation Following Amnioinfusion
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Severe Oligohydramnios

 

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2010

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