Maternal Liver Disease
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Maternal Liver Disease by Jamal Ibdah

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Written in English


  • Diseases,
  • Gastroenterology,
  • Medical,
  • Science/Mathematics

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ISBN 101587061929
ISBN 109781587061929

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Maternal Liver Disease represents a single source that contains detailed knowledge of clinical manifestations of maternal liver disorders, approach to diagnosis and management, clinical outcomes, as well as a detailed description of the latest scientific discoveries and research findings on pathogenesis of liver disease in pregnancy.   Maternal liver disease. Ed. by Jamal A. Ibdah. Landes Bioscience pages $ Hardcover Medical intelligence unit.   Perinatal HBV transmission can be prevented by identifying HBV-infected (i.e., hepatitis B surface antigen [HBsAg]-positive) pregnant women and providing hepatitis B immune globulin and hepatitis B vaccine to their infants within 12 hours of birth. Preventing perinatal HBV transmission is an integral part of the national strategy to eliminate. Alcoholic liver disease is a hepatic manifestation of alcohol overconsumption, including fatty liver disease, alcoholic hepatitis, and cirrhosis. Analogous terms such as "drug-induced" or "toxic" liver disease are also used to refer to disorders caused by various stic method: Liver function tests.

  title = "Pregnancy and Liver Disease", abstract = "Serious liver disease in pregnancy is rare, although % of pregnancies will be complicated by abnormal liver tests. The differential diagnosis of abnormal liver tests in pregnancy is wide, encompassing the usual range of liver disorders as well as some which are unique to : Elizabeth J. Carey, J. Eileen Hay. Murali AR, Devarbhavi H, Venkatachala PR, et al. Factors that predict 1-month mortality in patients with pregnancy-specific liver disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol ; Sibai BM, Ramadan MK, Usta I, et al. Maternal morbidity and mortality in pregnancies with hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelets (HELLP syndrome). Signs of liver disease are commonly found outside the abdomen in the head, chest, and hands. Symptoms can include drowsiness and confusion.   Acute fatty liver of pregnancy most frequently complicates the third trimester and is commonly associated with preeclampsia (50 to percent).2, 3 Although rare (with an Cited by:

  Keywords: Liver disease, Pregnancy, Maternal outcome, Fetal outcome, Cesarean section, Cholestasis, Viral hepatitis. INTRODUCTION Liver diseases in pregnancy are usually categorized into liver disorders that occur only in pregnancy and liver diseases that occur coincidentally in by: Three percent of the pregnancies are affected by liver diseases. • Severe liver disease in pregnancy is rare. • Liver diseases during pregnancy can be divided into those related to pregnancy and those just incidental to pregnancy, and this distinction is important as the cornerstone of management in most pregnancy-related diseases (except hyperemesis Cited by: 5. Acute fatty liver of pregnancy is a rare but catastrophic illness that occurs more commonly during first pregnancies and pregnancies with multiple gestations, usually late in the third trimester or within a few days of delivery. 34 The onset of the disease is heralded by anorexia, nausea, vomiting, malaise, and headache, followed by epigastric. Liver Disease in Pregnancy Although not common, liver disease can occur in pregnant women. The following diseases are unique to pregnancy and not comparable to those occurring in non-pregnant patients. Direct causes of any of these conditions are unknown. Acute fatty liver of pregnancy (AFLP) Acute fatty liver of pregnancy [ ].