MSAF

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AcronymDefinition
MSAFMultimedia Services Affiliate Forum
MSAFMichigan Society of American Foresters
MSAFMeconium Stained Amniotic Fluid
MSAFMaster of Science in Accounting and Financial Management
MSAFMcMaster Student Absence Form (McMaster University; Canada)
MSAFMontana Society of American Foresters (est. 1900)
MSAFManx Sports Aid Foundation (est. 1991; Isle of Man Sports Council; Isle of Man, UK)
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Abdul bari bener 8-year study of meconium stained amniotic fluid in different ethnic groups.
Meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) is associated with higher rate of caesarian delivery, increased need for neonatal resuscitation and meconium aspiration syndrome.
Ashfaq F, Shah AA, Effect of aminoinfusion for meconium stained amniotic fluid on perinatal outcome.
Table-III: Neonatal outcome in meconium stained amniotic fluid.
Perinatal outcome in relation to mode of delivery in meconium stained amniotic fluid.
Interelationship among cardiotocograms in labour, meconium stained amniotic fluid, arterial blood pH and Apgar score.
Meconium stained amniotic fluid was found in 32% of pts with amniotic fluid <=5cm and has been reported by many investigators to be increased in patients with AFI <= 5cm.
To evaluate the efficacy of routine gastric level after birth in reducing the need for subsequent stomach wash in the first two days of life in term and near term infants born through meconium stained amniotic fluid.
One such attribute is meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) which complicates delivery in approximately 8% to 15% of live births (3).
The variables in neonatal outcome included birth weight, APGAR score at 5 min, incidence of meconium stained amniotic fluid, admission to neonatal intensive care unit.