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Sonography of gravid uterus shows liquor not adequate. What can I do?

hi now i am GA by lmp 39 weeks 2 days, nw my doctor scan real time B mode sonography of gravid uterus she told me liquor not adequate. the largest pocket measures 2-4 cms. amniotic fluid index=4 i m so fear about this what can i do? please help me doctor told c-section today,i like to wait for 5 days.this is rite or wrong? fetal bio metry= BPD 90MM. HC 335MM AC 328MM FL 73MM I M EAGER TO WAIT YOUR ANSWER thanking you regards hema
Asked On : Fri, 17 Aug 2012
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May 2013
Amniotic fluid index 4 is definitely considered as oligohydromnios, and this can affect the well being of the baby and also can make normal delivery difficult,
so as safe side better to go for cesarean section as told by your doctor,
regarding maturation of the baby no need to worry as by 37 completed weeks it will attain the capacity to survive out side the uterus as you are almost near completed term, your baby will be good, early delivery will protect the baby from hazards of oilgos, so don't worry be peaceful.
take care.
Answered: Sun, 19 Aug 2012
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