Definition of Oligohydramnios

1. Noun. (medicine) A deficit of amniotic fluid in the amniotic sac, causing distinctive deformations of the foetus. ¹



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Medical Definition of Oligohydramnios

1. Prerenal, placental insufficiency, low-output cardiac failure, foetal demise, renal, renal agenesis, polycystic disease, multicystic dysplastic, postrenal, UPJ obstruction, megaureter, posterior urethral valves, urethral agenesis Notes: aetiology often unclear, leading to pulmonary hypoplasia, DRIP: demise, renal, IUGR, prematureure of membranes see also: Potter syndrome Cf: polyhydramnios (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oligohydramnios

oligoelement
oligoene
oligoenes
oligoester
oligoesters
oligoether
oligofluorene
oligofluorenes
oligogalactia
oligogalacturonate lyase
oligogene
oligogenes
oligogenic
oligoglucan-branching glycosyltransferase
oligoguanidine
oligohydramnios (current term)
oligohydruria
oligohymenophorea
oligolamellar
oligolecithal
oligomannose
oligomeganephronia
oligomenorrheas
oligomer
oligomeric
oligomeric protein
oligomerisation
oligomerisations

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