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Reasons for Procedure
This is done to find out why there is fluid build-up in the abdomen. Causes may include:
- Diseases of organs, such as the liver
This procedure may also be done when fluid in the abdomen:
- Makes breathing difficult
- Causes pain
Abdominal fluid can recur until the condition causing it has been treated. You may need to have the procedure again.