Outcomes of pregnancies complicated by liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, or esophageal varices.
a Department of Reproductive Medicine , University of California , San Diego , CA , USA and.
b Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology , Oregon Health & Science University , Portland , OR , USA.
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The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
Informa UK (Taylor & Francis)
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Pregnancy in women with concomitant liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, or esophageal varices can be successful. However, pregnancy outcomes are worse and may warrant closer antenatal monitoring and patient counseling. Cirrhosis in pregnancy with concomitant portal hypertension or esophageal varices is rare.
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