fetal hydrops

hydrops fetalis gross edema of the entire body of a fetus or newborn infant, associated with severe anemia, occurring in erythroblastosis fetalis.

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  • hydrops — An excessive accumulation of clear, watery fluid in any of the tissues or cavities of the body; synonymous, according to its character and location, with ascites, anasarca, edema, etc. [G. h.] endolymphatic h. SYN: Ménière disease. fetal h., h.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hydrops fetalis — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Hydrops fetalis not due to haemolytic disease/isoimmunization ICD10 = ICD10|P|83|2|p|80 ICD9 = ICD9|778.0 Hydrops fetalis is a condition in the fetus characterized by an accumulation of fluid, or edema, in at least… …   Wikipedia

  • hydrops fetalis — the accumulation of fluid in fetal tissues or body cavities. This may take the form of a cystic hygroma. In its most severe form, excessive fluid collects in the peritoneal cavity (see ascites), the pleural and pericardial cavities, and the soft… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Hydrops fetalis — Gross edema (swelling), usually with anemia, of the fetus. It can be due to Rh blood group incompatibility, in which antibodies crossing the placenta from the mother destroy the red blood cells of the fetus. It can also be caused by a lethal form …   Medical dictionary

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  • Fetal disease — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D005315 Fetal disease refers to disorders originating in utero.Examples include hydrops fetalis and… …   Wikipedia

  • Hidropesía fetal — conocido también como hydrops fetalis, es un problema muy grave que pone en grave riesgo la vida del bebé antes y después de nacer, dependiendo de la respuesta al tratamiento. Se caracteriza por provocar un edema grave, es decir hinchazón en el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mirror syndrome — or triple oedema or Ballantyne syndrome is a rare disorder affecting pregnant women. It describes the unusual association of fetal and placental hydrops with maternal preeclampsia.[1] The name mirror syndrome refers to the similarity between… …   Wikipedia

  • Sign — Any abnormality that indicates a disease process, such as a change in appearance, sensation, or function, that is observed by a physician when evaluating a patient. * * * 1. Any abnormality indicative of disease, discoverable on examination of… …   Medical dictionary

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