Treatment of inflammatory bowel disease and pregnancy: a review of the literature

Lucianna Motta Correia, Danielle Queiroz Bonilha, Juliana Dantas Ramos, Orlando Ambrogini, Sender Jankiel Miszputen
2010 Arquivos de Gastroenterologia  
CONTEXT: The inflammatory bowel disease is diagnosed frequently among woman of childbearing capacity. The management must be carefully because there are potential risks for the mother and fetus. RESULTS AND CONCLUSIONS: We review literature about the management of inflammatory bowel disease in pregnancy. Some studies are needed to ensure the best approach to inflammatory bowel disease in pregnant women.
doi:10.1590/s0004-28032010000200016 pmid:20721468 fatcat:ia2dcfyerzarrknlwj7tjdmdse