Pregnancy in ulcerative colitis.

The course of pregnancy in 97 women with ulcerative colitis was studied over a 12-year period. During this period they had 173 pregnancies and delivered 136 children. There were two gemellary deliveries. Nine women had a spontaneous and 16 an induced abortion, of which 4 were performed on therapeutic indication. For a woman with ulcerative colitis the risk… CONTINUE READING