Takayasu's disease and pregnancy: Three case studies and a review of the literature

  • A Bassa
  • D.K. Desai
  • J Moodley

Abstract

Takayasu's disease is commonest in women of childbearing age. Obstetricians are therefore faced with the dilemma of optimal management in pregnancy. This report of 3 cases suggests that Takayasu's disease is associated with a good maternal and fetal outcome. The basic disease appears to be unaffected by pregnancy.

Published
2016-12-14
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 0256-95749
print ISSN: 2078-5135