The impact of disease activity of Crohn's disease during pregnancy on fetal growth.

@article{Arai2010TheIO,
  title={The impact of disease activity of Crohn's disease during pregnancy on fetal growth.},
  author={Katsuhito Arai and Yoshiaki Takeuchi and Chitose Oishi and Michio Imawari},
  journal={Clinical journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2010},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={179-81}
}
Although it is known that women with inflammatory bowel disease have an increased risk of adverse outcome of pregnancy, the relationship between disease activity during pregnancy and the adverse outcome is not well known. A 29-year-old woman with Crohn's disease presented with flare-up at the end of the first trimester. Although the disease had been… CONTINUE READING