[Liver diseases in pregnancy].

  title={[Liver diseases in pregnancy].},
  author={Elisabeth Panther and H. E. Blum},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  volume={133 44},
Abnormal liver function tests occur in 3 - 5% of pregnancies for different reasons. Apart from pre-existing liver diseases liver diseases occurring during pregnancy, such as gall stones or viral hepatitis, most liver dysfunctions in pregnancy are caused by one of the five pregnancy-related liver diseases. The five known pregnancy-related liver diseases can be classified in two main categories depending on their association with or without preeclampsia. The preeclampsia-associated liver diseases… CONTINUE READING