Hepatitis E in pregnancy.

  title={Hepatitis E in pregnancy.},
  author={Ashok Kumar and Mukesh Kumar Beniwal and Premashis Kar and Jai Bhagwan Sharma and Nandagudi Srinivasa Murthy},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  volume={85 3},
OBJECTIVES To study the spectrum and the clinical and biochemical course of viral hepatitis E during pregnancy. METHODS In this prospective study, sera of 62 pregnant women having jaundice in the third trimester of pregnancy were analyzed for markers of hepatitis A, B, C and E viruses. The cord blood samples of hepatitis E virus (HEV)-positive pregnant… CONTINUE READING