meconium stained amniotic fluid


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meconium stained amniotic fluid

Amniotic fluid with a greenish discolouration due to meconium, which may indicate foetal distress was present in utero.
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Meconium stained amniotic fluid in very low risk pregnancies at term gestation.
Risk factors for meconium aspiration in meconium stained amniotic fluid.
Term and late preterm infants ([greater than or equal to] 36 weeks) of gestation born through meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF)
There was no difference in the need for stomach wash in the first 2 days of life in either of the two pre-defined subgroups--thin and thick meconium stained amniotic fluid (RR: 1.
A randomized controlled trial was done to evaluate the efficacy of routine gastric lavage after birth in reducing the need for subsequent stomach wash in the first two days of life in term and late preterm infants born through meconium stained amniotic fluid.
Primary objective of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of routine gastric lavage after birth in reducing the need for subsequent stomach wash in the first two days in term and late preterm infants born to meconium stained amniotic fluid.
Inclusion criteria--term and late preterm infants ([greater than or equal to] 36 weeks) of gestation born through meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) and vigorous at birth.
Hundred neonates delivered through meconium stained amniotic fluid consecutively which includes inborn as well as outborn neonates admitted to NICU & those with mother in PNC ward were included in the study.
DISCUSSION: Meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) is a frequent occurrence seen in obstetric and neonatal practice.
Mode of delivery and Fetal outcome in meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) in DMCH.