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Causes of oligohydramnios

Causes of oligohydramnios

The causes of oligohydramnios (decreased amniotic fluid) are several. We comment on them below:

  • Post-term pregnancy
  • Alterations in the placenta
  • Multiple pregnancy
  • Premature rupture of the membranes (PROM)
  • Maternal problems such as pre-eclampsia or diabetes
  • Fetal alterations
  • Some medications
By (gynecologist), (embryologist) and (psychologist).
Last Update: 01/26/2022