Case Report: Acute Fatty Liver Of Pregnancy In A 30-year Old Nigerian Primigravida

  • AO Ajayi
  • MO Alao
Keywords: Acute fatty liver of pregnancy.

Abstract



Acute fatty liver of pregnancy is an uncommon, potentially fatal disorder that usually occurs in the third trimester of pregnancy or in the early post partum. We present here a 30-year-old Nigerian primigravida with acute fatty liver of pregnancy. She was successfully managed and discharged.

Keywords: Acute fatty liver of pregnancy.

Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice Vol. 11 (4) 2008: pp. 389-391
Published
2009-02-12
Section
Articles

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