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Cirrhosis and pregnancy

Women living with cirrhosis of the liver might have difficulty conceiving and even suffer from infertility. Those who do successfully conceive are at higher risk for developing serious complications throughout their pregnancy, such as premature birth, stillbirth and liver failure(Approximately 15 percent to 20 percent of pregnant women with cirrhosis experience.)

As the treatment of cirrhosis improves, pregnancy in patients with cirrhosis is likely to become more common. Although maternal and fetal mortality is expected to similarly improve, pregnant patients with cirrhosis face unique risks. These include higher rates of spontaneous abortion and prematurity and a potential for life-threatening variceal hemorrhage, hepatic decompensation, splenic artery aneurysm rupture, and postpartum hemorrhage. Pregnancy outcome may be influenced by the underlying etiology of liver disease, as in viral and autoimmune hepatitis. Medications also impact the course of pregnancy, and must be tailored appropriately during this time.

Pregnant women with cirrhosis of the liver, malnutrition affect fetal growth.Fetal growth prompted the metabolism to speed up, adding to the burden of the liver, It is not conducive to treatment for pregnant women.Even deteriorated condition.

There are a variety of complications in patients with liver cirrhosis, and complications caused very serious harm,it is an important reason for death in patients with cirrhosis.

Cirrhosis female patients pregnancy would aggravate hepatic encephalopathy, gastrointestinal bleeding and other complications, miscarriage, premature birth, stillbirth may occur.

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