Pregnancy Complications

Pregnancy Complicated by Maternal History of:

Heart Disease

  • Congenital Heart Disease (ex: Tetralogy of Fallot, Ebstein’s Anomaly)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease/myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • Marfan’s Syndrome
  • Loeys Dietz Syndrome
  • Valvular disorders such as aortic insufficiency/stenosis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart transplant
  • Heart rhythm abnormalities such as supraventricular tachycardia
  • Chronic hypertension

Gastrointestinal Disease

  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis)
  • Acute Fatty Liver
  • Ascending Cholangitis
  • Biliary Disease/Gallstones
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hirschsprung’s Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Tumors
  • Ulcers
  • Hepatitis (autoimmune, infectious)
  • History of gastric bypass or banding surgery

Central Nervous System or Brain Disease

  • Autonomic Hyperreflexia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage/Bleed
  • Seizure History
  • Subdural or Epidural Hematoma
  • Tuberculosis
  • Tumors
  • Venous sinus thrombosis

Pulmonary/Lung Disease

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Tumors

Connective Tissue Disorders and Autoimmune Disease

  • Amyloidosis
  • Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  • Lupus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome

Hematologic Disorders

  • Anemia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Thrombocytopenia

Blood Conserving Surgery for refusal of blood transfusion

Infections

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Tuberculosis
  • Pyelonephritis

Endocrine Disorders

  • Diabetes, Type 1 and 2
  • Adrenal Disease
  • Grave’s Disease
  • Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease/Hypothyroidism/Hyperthyroidism

Renal Disease

  • Kidney Stones
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Kidney transplants
  • Chronic renal insufficiency/renal failure
  • Dialysis

Cancer

  • Breast
  • Colon/Bowel
  • Lung
  • Ovarian

Pregnancy complications

  • Preterm premature rupture of membranes
  • Preterm labor
  • Preeclampsia/eclampsia
  • HELLP syndrome
  • Acute fatty liver of pregnancy
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Placenta previa
  • Placenta accreta
  • Vasa previa
  • Polyhydramnios