Amniotic-sac Sentence Examples
The amniotic sac may or may not break during labor, and the birth attendant may rupture the bag with an amnio-hook, which looks a little like a large crochet hook.
By the sixth week of pregnancy the embryo is already encased in an amniotic sac of fluid.
The placenta has one chorion and two amnions, so each twin has its own amniotic sac.
Thirdly, monochorionic-monoamniotic twins are contained in the same amniotic sac.
Amniotic membrane-The thin tissue that creates the walls of the amniotic sac.Advertisement
Polyhydramnios-A condition in which there is too much fluid around the fetus in the amniotic sac.
Amniotic fluid-The liquid in the amniotic sac that cushions the fetus and regulates temperature in the placental environment.
Once the uterus is opened, the amniotic sac is ruptured and the baby is delivered.
In the case of early separation, the two fetuses either share an amniotic sac or each has a separate amniotic sac.
About 10 percent of fetuses with urinary tract obstructions may require prenatal surgery in which a device is placed in the fetus's bladder to drain the urine into the amniotic sac.Advertisement
Amniotomy-Rupturing or breaking the amniotic sac (bag of waters) to permit the release of fluid.
During the sampling procedure, the obstetrician inserts a very fine needle through the woman's abdomen into the uterus and amniotic sac and withdraws approximately one ounce of amniotic fluid for testing.
Research supported by the U.S. Public Health Service during the 1990s found that an inadequate diet during pregnancy was associated with premature rupture of amniotic sac membranes and premature birth.
Using ultrasound as a guide, the doctor uses the needle to withdraw a sample of fluid from the amniotic sac.
The procedure involves a long slim needle being passed through the abdomen of the pregnant woman to the uterus where amniotic fluid is carefully drawn from the amniotic sac.Advertisement
No. The baby is safely enclosed in your amniotic sac.
Once the baby's location is determined, a long, thin needle is inserted into the abdomen and fluid from the amniotic sac is withdrawn.
The water in the amniotic sac is a protective substance that protects the baby from infection and it acts as a cushion to protect the baby from injury.
The fluid-filled amniotic sac surrounding your baby will rupture before delivery.
Once the amniotic sac has ruptured, there is a risk of infection if bacteria is introduced into the vagina.Advertisement
The amniotic sac is a protective barrier for the baby and delivery should occur shortly after the water breaks.
A needle is inserted through the mother's abdominal wall into the amniotic sac holding the baby.
A needle is inserted through the mother 's abdominal wall into the amniotic sac holding the baby.
Characteristically, with fraternal twins, each has its own placenta and amniotic sac.