• Hepatobiliary pathology in pregnancy – obstetric aspects

Hepatobiliary pathology in pregnancy – obstetric aspects

HEALTH OF WOMAN. 2018.2(128):19–21; doi 10.15574/HW.2018.128.19

Golyanovsky O. V., Mamchych V. I., Chaika M. O., Slobodian Yu. V.
Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kiev

In recent years, an increase in the frequency of pathology of the hepatobiliary system has been observed at younger ages, and in women it is 4–7 times more frequent than in men, which leads to an increase in the number of pregnant women with liver disease. In this connection, the study of the features of the clinic and diagnosis of diseases of the hepatobiliary system in pregnant women, as well as the development of optimal tactics for their management remains an urgent problem and at present. The article presents data on hepatobiliary pathology in pregnant women (issues of pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment), data of statistical analysis of the histories of the diseases of pregnant women with this pathology are presented.
Key words: hepatobiliary pathology, cholecystitis, gallstones, pregnancy.


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