2019
DOI: 10.1007/s11894-019-0711-8
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Abstract: Purpose of Review The purpose of this review is to discuss current and new knowledge regarding liver disease in pregnancy and pregnancy post-liver transplantation. Recent Findings Severe liver disease associated with pregnancy is rare. Liver biopsy is rarely needed for diagnosis but is safe in selected cases. Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) with serum bile acids level > 40 μmol/L is associated with adverse fetal outcomes. Ursodeoxycholic acid should be initiated at diagnosis. Portal hypertension ca…

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