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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Bile flow: Usually means disruption (slowing or blockage) of bile flow from the liver.

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Bile flow: Usually means disruption (slowing or blockage) of bile flow from the liver.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Bile plugged: This means the flow of bile (chole) is held back (stasis). It can be from the liver cells not moving it (often from medications), or from the biliary ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Cholestasis: Discuss with your doctor what was the cause initially ? medications? (like Augemetin -avioid) stones? (surgery) hepatitis viral or alcohol, pregnanc ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below please: Cholestasis of pregnancy is a condition in which the normal flow of bile in the gallbladder is affected by the high amounts of pregnancy hormones. Cho ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cholestasis: If someone developed cholestasis in pregnancy then they are at risk to get it again in future pregnancies. If they are having issues while not pregnan ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
In bad way: Upon diagnosis, most providers will prescribe ursodeoxycholic acid. While there is no cure for for it, and no way to guarantee a successful outcome, s ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
History/Physical/Lab: Cholestasis is diagnosed by doing a complete medical history, physical examination, and blood tests that evaluate liver function, bile acids, and bili ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Take medications and: Deliver baby when advisable
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Itching & Jaundice: As well as elevated blood levels of bile acids. More common in scandinavia, south america, and multiple gestation pregnancy. An increased sensitivity ... Read More

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