ascites

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ascites

[ə′sīd·ēz]
(medicine)
An abnormal accumulation of serous fluid in the abdominal cavity.
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A rare case of dystocia due to fetal ascites in a buffalo.
On the basis of history and gynaeco-clinical examination the condition was diagnosed to be a case of dystocia due to fetal ascites.
In our study, in cases, 4 babies had neural tube defect and 2 had fetal ascites (table 4).
Laryngeal atresia presenting as fetal ascites, olygohydramnios and lung appearance mimicking cystic adenomatoid malformation in a 25-week-old fetus with Fraser syndrome.

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