Quantifiable polyhydramnios: diagnosis and management.

  title={Quantifiable polyhydramnios: diagnosis and management.},
  author={Dru E Carlson and Larry D Platt and Arnold L Medearis and Jeffrey Horenstein},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={75 6},
Little has been written regarding the ultrasonographic quantification of polyhydramnios or its subsequent management. Therefore, we designed this study to define polyhydramnios using the amniotic fluid index of greater than 2 SDs above the mean for late second- to third-trimester pregnancies, or 24 cm or greater. One hundred twelve nondiabetic women referred to Women's Hospital, Los Angeles County/University of Southern California Medical Center with the descriptive diagnosis of polyhydramnios… CONTINUE READING

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