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Clinical case of manifestation of Wilson – Konovalov’s disease during pregnancy

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Alexandra Solovjeva; Olga Kodyakova; Ekaterina Shurpo; Alexey Cheskidov; Dmitry Rakita;

A clinical case of late diagnosis of Wilson – Konovalov disease at the stage of liver cirrhosis in a 21-year-old pregnant woman is presented. The disease manifested with symptoms of hepatocellular insufficiency in the III trimester of pregnancy. Despite premature complicated delivery, the pregnancy had a favorable outcome. On the background of penicillamine
therapy positive clinical and biochemical dynamics was noted in patient.


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Keywords: Wilson – Konovalov disease, pregnancy

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