Translation of amniotic sac in Spanish:

amniotic sac

saco amniótico, n.


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    saco amniótico masculine
    bolsa amniótica feminine
    • The amniotic sac that contains your baby begins to form about 12 days after conception.
    • The outer cells will go on to form the placenta and amniotic sac that the baby will grow in.
    • Before a baby is born, it is surrounded by water in the amniotic sac.
    • This means the membranes holding the amniotic sac, which contains your baby and the amniotic fluid, have started to leak.
    • A part of the placenta called the amnion, or the outer membrane of the amniotic sac, is comprised of cells that have strikingly similar characteristics to embryonic stem cells.
    • Some cells will go to make the baby and the other will be used to make the placenta and amniotic sac.
    • There is a very small glimmer of hope that the amniotic sac will reseal itself and fill back up with fluid.
    • Mrs. Marlow's waters had not broken, so Connor was being born inside the amniotic sac.
    • Care was exercised not to separate the amniotic sac into its components, the chorion and amnion.
    • The doctor can then open the amniotic sac and remove the baby.