Table 2

Diagnoses accounting for abnormal liver tests

nNo with ↑ ASTNo with ↑ γGTNo with ↑ bilirubinNo with ↑ urateNo with ↓ platelets
N/A, not available.
Group 1—Pregnancy specific
    Pre-eclampsia68622376126
    HELLP syndrome
        Complete552355
        Partial25251072425
    Obstetric cholestasis2322102170
    Hyperemesis gravidarum1174531
    Acute fatty liver of pregnancy553453
    Hepatic infarct/haematoma111111
Group 2—Other conditions
    Postoperative (caesarean section)2221103217
    Sepsis171762122
    Placental pathologies12114393
    Diabetes865154
    Drug related4141N/A2
    Bile duct stones332210
    Hepatitis C221000
Group 3—Diagnosis obscure1484160