Acute recurrent pancreatitis during 3rd trimester of pregnancy


Authors: J. Tobola;  M. Němec ;  P. Bieliková
Authors‘ workplace: Gynekologicko-porodnické oddělení, Nemocnice ve Frýdku-Místku p. o.
Published in: Ceska Gynekol 2023; 88(1): 17-19
Category: Case Report
doi: https://doi.org/10.48095/cccg202317

Overview

Objective: We present an unusual case report of a pregnant patient with recurrent attacks of acute pancreatitis due to cholecystolithiasis. Conclusion: Acute pancreatitis in pregnancy is a rare disease. Unlike the non-pregnant population, it is characterized by a high recurrence rate. Acute pancreatitis during pregnancy has a negative effect on both the mother and the fetus. The treatment is modified depending on the trimester of pregnancy.

Keywords:

acute pancreatitis – 3rd trimester of pregnancy – pancreatic enzymes – cholecystolithiasis


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Paediatric gynaecology Gynaecology and obstetrics Reproduction medicine
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