noun (plural amnios)
Informal term for amniocentesis.
More example sentences
- You see the main complication of an amnio is that it can cause a miscarriage in a proportion of women.
- Monday I go in for an amnio to make sure our baby doesn't have Downs Syndrome or some other chromosome disorder.
- They need to get the amnio done anyway, to screen for congenital disorders.
Definition of amnio in:
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