Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
150 Doctors are Online

Early pregnancy, have whole body itching, LFT shows elevated values, IgG positive. What is the cause and remedy?

Sir, My wife is 7 month pregnant. 2 weeks before she complained of itching in whole carried out LFT...result showed high level of SGOT & SGPT ...well above 300...Later on many test were carried out...Sugar F/PP..HAV/HEV, HCV , HB1AC, OGTT, HBsAg , HIV ....but all result are normal except HAV where HAV IgG came +ve. Initially when my wife was admitted at that time SGOT was 366 and SGPT was 324....after 4 days it came down to 278 and 206. Today (After 4 days) it again went up to 346 and 339. Sir, my query is what can be the cause of this and what is the remedy......She is 32 yrs old and I am 37 years old.... Your advice will be very beneficial..... Thank You
Asked On : Mon, 29 Oct 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  77
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
OBGYN 's  Response
Thanks for writing to us.
The mild rise of liver enzymes during pregnancy is a normal finding due to cholestasis caused by pregnancy. The positive IgG antibody is suggestive of an old infection and no active treatment is required right now.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Fri, 9 Nov 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor