Liver Disease In Pregnancy

Dr. Meenakshi has successfully catered to pregnant women with liver disease,  with healthy mother and child outcomes.

Dr. Meenakshi T. Sahu is a visiting gynecologist to Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, and as and where  appropriate involves hepatologist, gastroenterologist, GI surgeon doctors for taking care of the complex medical hepatic liver issues during pregnancy.

Some of managed issues by our gynecologist at Delhi , for liver diseases during pregnancy, till date include:

  • Fatty Liver during pregnancy
  • Jaundice during pregnancy
  • Elevated Liver Enzymes with low platelet during pregnancy
  • Obstetric Cholestasis (pregnancy cholestatic jaundice)
  • Hepatitis B with pregnancy
  • Gall stones during pregnancy

If you are our patient under our pregnancy care program, and experience during any time of your pregnancy – passing of yellow urine (or someone pointing out that your eyes are yellow), or have liver enzymes elevated in any of your tests, with our without  skin itching, - you must re-consult us promptly for further evaluation and discussion.

Having a liver disease during pregnancy is not bad, as long as the cause is found out and managed accordingly.  Liver disease does put an added risk towards both mother and child, but with our expert gynecologist around who have the expertise and tremendous experience in handling liver disease during pregnancy, we assure you of the best possible journey of your pregnancy – towards a safe delivery, despite the high risk due to liver diseases !