Alcoholic liver disease in Pregnancy

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  • 1. Alcoholic Liver Disease in Pregnancy Dr Nasir Khokhar MD FACP FACG Prof of Medicine and Gastroenterology Shifa International Islamabad

2. Alcohol effect on fetus brain 3. Effects on Fetus 4. Alcohol effects 5. Women with ALD were generally of higher age and body mass index, more likely to smoke cigarettes during pregnancy and to have a low socio-economic status. They had an increased risk of very preterm birth. Infants of were at increased risk for low Apgar scores (