Nonimmune fetal hydrops | definition of nonimmune fetal hydrops by Medical dictionary
nonimmune fetal hydrops
non·im·mune fe·tal hy·drops
fetal edema and ascites unrelated to maternal/fetal blood group incompatibilities; multiple etiologies include fetal cardiac disease, fetal viral disease, and fetal structural anomalies.
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Sialidosis presenting as severe nonimmune fetal hydrops
is associated with two novel mutations in lysosomal alpha-neuraminidase.
They may even present in utero, causing nonimmune fetal hydrops