Pouch Function and Gastrointestinal Complications During Pregnancy After Illeal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
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Objective: (1) To estimate the risk of GI and pouch complications during pregnancy; (2) to estimate the effect of pregnancy and mode of delivery on pouch function.
Conclusions: Pregnancy after IPAA is overall safe and is associated with limited gastrointestinal complications.
Neither pregnancy or mode of delivery appears to have an affect on pouch function.