hydramnion


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hy·dram·ni·os

, hydramnion (hī-dram'nē-os, -nē-on),
Presence of an excessive amount of amniotic fluid, usually over 2,000 mL.
Synonym(s): polyhydramnios
[G. hydōr, water, + amnion]

hy·dram·ni·os

, hydramnion (hī-dram'nē-os, -on)
Presence of an excessive amount of amnionic fluid, usually over 2,000 mL.
[G. hydōr, water, + amnion]

hydramnion

, hydramnios (hī-drăm′nē-ŏn) (-ŏs) [″ + amnion, a caul on a lamb]
An excess of amniotic fluid in the uterus.