The metabolic profile of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy is associated with impaired glucose tolerance, dyslipidemia, and increased fetal growth.

@article{Martineau2015TheMP,
  title={The metabolic profile of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy is associated with impaired glucose tolerance, dyslipidemia, and increased fetal growth.},
  author={Marcus G. Martineau and Christina A. Raker and Peter H. Dixon and Jenny L. Chambers and Mavis Machirori and Nicole M. King and Melissa L. Hooks and Ramya Manoharan and Kenneth K Chen and Raymond O. Powrie and Catherine Williamson},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2015},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={243-8}
}
OBJECTIVE Quantification of changes in glucose and lipid concentrations in women with intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) and uncomplicated pregnancy and study of their influence on fetal growth. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS A prospective study comparing metabolic outcomes in cholestastic and uncomplicated singleton pregnancies was undertaken at two university hospitals in the U.K. and U.S. from 2011-2014. A total of 26 women with ICP and 27 control pregnancies with no prior history of… CONTINUE READING