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Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy

Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy: Introduction

Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy: A rare liver disorder (impaired flow of bile) that occurs during third trimester of pregnancy with symptoms usually disappearing after delivery. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy is available below.

Symptoms of Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy

Treatments for Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy

  • This condition resolves spontaneously after delivery, therefore treatment is aimed at relief of symptoms for the mother, and ensuring foetal wellbeing. Treatments include:
    • Management of pruritus
      • Ursodeoxycholic acid
      • Cholestyramine- for treatment of pruritus
      • Antihistamines - for treatment of pruritus
  • more treatments...»

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  1. Cholestasis, intrahepatic of pregnancy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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