Tag: Cholestasis of Pregnancy

Cholestasis of Pregnancy: Signs, Symptoms, Causes, Risk to the Baby, Treatment

on March 29, 2018
Cholestasis of Pregnancy: Signs, Symptoms, Causes, Risk to the Baby, Treatment

Cholestasis of pregnancy is also called Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) or obstetric cholestasis. This is a condition that develops in some pregnant women in the later stage, usually during the third trimester. It is characterised by severe itching due to a liver disorder during this period of pregnancy. Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) is […]

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Cholestasis Of Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms, Risk and Treatment

on December 5, 2017
Cholestasis Of Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms, Risk and Treatment

Cholestasis is a disease that is related with liver, and occurs only during pregnancy. It causes severe itching to the pregnant ladies, late in their pregnancies. It is also known as ICP, or Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy. The condition is associated with abnormal flow of bile, due to increase in the amount of pregnancy hormones. […]

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