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Leakage of amniotic fluid 

Leakage of amniotic fluid
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Leakage of amniotic fluid
Author(s):

Sambit Mukhopadhyay

, Edward Morris

, and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651399.003.0032
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date: 26 January 2021

Leakage of amniotic fluid occurs when the amniotic membrane ruptures. The chapter discusses identification of membrane rupture, risks to fetus dependent upon gestation, and risks of infection to mother and fetus.

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