What is cholestasis of pregnancy?
Cholestasis is a condition in which the flow of bile from the liver is slowed, causing a build-up of bile acids in the body. It may occur in the later stages of pregnancy and the most notable symptom is intense itching.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 14 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 17 Oct 2018
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