Tag: "meconium" at medical news
Meconium, no mere waste
...ered that fatty acid ethyl esters (FAEEs) found in meconium
may be able to reliably portray the extent of feta.../infant pairs. FAEEs were analyzed in the infants' meconium
by a highly sensitive and specific method. Results were correlated to maternal alcohol use during pr...
Amnioinfusion does not reduce risk of meconium aspiration syndrome
Meconium aspiration syndrome (also referred to as meconium
aspiration) occurs when a newborn inhales a mixture of meconium
and amniotic fluid during labor and delivery. Meconium is the material that fills the fetal intest...