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My wife is pregnant and her SGPT/SGOT increases

my wife is pregnant of 6 month and last month she complaining regarding itching in whole body so that my friend recommended for LFT test. the test report indicates that SGPT=187 IU/L, SGOT= 85 IU/L what r the causes for that reading and what should i do for find normal value. what are the precaution should be taken during pregnancy wher SGPT and SGOT inceases.
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Hello,
What your wife was having is obstetric itch. A build-up of bile acids in the bloodstream causes a persistent itch in the last third of pregnancy. There is no cure for obstetric cholestasis. It s usually not serious but may cause still birth or premature birth. Some doctors prescribe ursodeoxycholic acid which is a naturally occurring bile acid and is used as a medication. It is often taken to help relieve itch. However its effect on baby is not majorly known.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.




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6823498_tn?1385823491
Thanks mam for your valuable advice now my wife's itching problem is rectified........
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