amnio amnio  /ˈæm ni oʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (pregnancy) extraction by centesis of amniotic fluid from a pregnant woman (after the 15th week of pregnancy) to aid in the diagnosis of fetal abnormalities

Usage(s):

  • But about one in 100 times, amnio triggers a spontaneous abortion.

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