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intrahepatic cholestasis

NEED SOME INFO.  MY DAUGHTER WAS TOLD @ 33 WEEKS SHE HAD THIS ICP. THE ITCHING IS DRIVING HER CRAZY. THEY HAVE HER ON ACTIGALL, ZYRTEX AND BENADRYL.  HER LEVELS SGOT-208 , SGPT-188, GGT 34, ALKALINE PHOS. 155, TOTAL BILI.  1.6
DIRECT BILI.-1.5.  THAT THE NUMBER I CAN REMEMBER.  I WOULD LIKE TO UNDERSTAND THIS BETTER CUZ EVERYONE I ASK NEVER HEARD OF THIS!!
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Hello,

Please see my last comment.  Everything you describe sounds classic for cholestasis of pregnancy.  The itching can be unbearable and just so you know, Ursodiol is the same as Actigall.  

Also, it may be helpful for you to go with your daughter to her next ob appointment to have your questions by her primary obstetrician.

Best regards,

Dr. Downing
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