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Acute recurrent polyhydramnios: a combination of amniocenteses and NSAID may be curative rather than palliative

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title = "Acute recurrent polyhydramnios: a combination of amniocenteses and NSAID may be curative rather than palliative",
abstract = "Acute recurrent polyhydramnios is a rare occurrence characterized by a poor fetal outcome. This is a case report describing a 34-year-old woman presenting with acute recurrent polyhydramnios. Treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) and therapeutic amniocenteses was initiated immediately and resulted in a decreased amniotic fluid production from 30 weeks' gestation. Even after the discontinuation of NSAID treatment, the amniotic fluid production normalized, and the woman delivered a healthy boy at 39 weeks 2 days' gestation. Amniotic prolactin was measured at three occasions using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. As in normal pregnancies, amniotic prolactin levels decreased by 80{\%} from highest to lowest value in this case of resolving acute recurrent polyhydramnios.",
keywords = "Acute Disease, Adult, Amniocentesis, Amniotic Fluid, Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal, Combined Modality Therapy, Female, Humans, Infant, Newborn, Male, Polyhydramnios, Pregnancy, Prolactin, Receptors, Prolactin, Recurrence",
author = "Line Rode and Anne Bundgaard and Lillian Skibsted and Lars Odum and Connie J{\o}rgensen and Jens Langhoff-Roos",
note = "(c) 2007 S. Karger AG, Basel.",
year = "2007",
doi = "10.1159/000098714",
language = "English",
volume = "22",
pages = "186--9",
journal = "Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy",
issn = "1015-3837",
publisher = "S./Karger AG",
number = "3",

}

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Acute recurrent polyhydramnios

T2 - a combination of amniocenteses and NSAID may be curative rather than palliative

AU - Rode, Line

AU - Bundgaard, Anne

AU - Skibsted, Lillian

AU - Odum, Lars

AU - Jørgensen, Connie

AU - Langhoff-Roos, Jens

N1 - (c) 2007 S. Karger AG, Basel.

PY - 2007

Y1 - 2007

N2 - Acute recurrent polyhydramnios is a rare occurrence characterized by a poor fetal outcome. This is a case report describing a 34-year-old woman presenting with acute recurrent polyhydramnios. Treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) and therapeutic amniocenteses was initiated immediately and resulted in a decreased amniotic fluid production from 30 weeks' gestation. Even after the discontinuation of NSAID treatment, the amniotic fluid production normalized, and the woman delivered a healthy boy at 39 weeks 2 days' gestation. Amniotic prolactin was measured at three occasions using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. As in normal pregnancies, amniotic prolactin levels decreased by 80% from highest to lowest value in this case of resolving acute recurrent polyhydramnios.

AB - Acute recurrent polyhydramnios is a rare occurrence characterized by a poor fetal outcome. This is a case report describing a 34-year-old woman presenting with acute recurrent polyhydramnios. Treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) and therapeutic amniocenteses was initiated immediately and resulted in a decreased amniotic fluid production from 30 weeks' gestation. Even after the discontinuation of NSAID treatment, the amniotic fluid production normalized, and the woman delivered a healthy boy at 39 weeks 2 days' gestation. Amniotic prolactin was measured at three occasions using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. As in normal pregnancies, amniotic prolactin levels decreased by 80% from highest to lowest value in this case of resolving acute recurrent polyhydramnios.

KW - Acute Disease

KW - Adult

KW - Amniocentesis

KW - Amniotic Fluid

KW - Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal

KW - Combined Modality Therapy

KW - Female

KW - Humans

KW - Infant, Newborn

KW - Male

KW - Polyhydramnios

KW - Pregnancy

KW - Prolactin

KW - Receptors, Prolactin

KW - Recurrence

U2 - 10.1159/000098714

DO - 10.1159/000098714

M3 - Journal article

VL - 22

SP - 186

EP - 189

JO - Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy

JF - Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy

SN - 1015-3837

IS - 3

ER -

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