Pregnancy in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis — a case for dissuasion?
Article first published online: 10 DEC 2008
Copyright © 1993 Munksgaard
Volume 13, Issue 6, pages 316–318, December 1993
How to Cite
Olsson, R., Lööf, L., Wallerstedt, S. and The Swedish Internal Medicine Liver Club (1993), Pregnancy in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis — a case for dissuasion?. Liver, 13: 316–318. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0676.1993.tb00652.x
- Issue published online: 10 DEC 2008
- Article first published online: 10 DEC 2008
- Received 12 October 1992, accepted for publication 27 April 1993
- liver cirrhosis;
ABSTRACT— The medical literature on pregnancy in primary biliary cirrhosis is restricted; it mostly dates from several decades ago and mostly reports a bad prognosis for the fetus as well as for the liver disease. We report experiences based on four pregnancies in three patients with primary biliary cirrhosis which are at variance with those reported earlier.