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29 Oct 2006

Enlarged Kidneys in 18 week old Fetus
My daughter is 18 weeks pregnant and has just had a scan to see the sex of the baby - a boy - they informed my daughter that the baby's kidneys seemed larger than normal, is this any cause for concern and what can the problem be?

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gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The commonest reason is a blockage in the drainage system of the kidneys, but she will need a scan by an expert to see exactly what the problem is.

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