Country/Area

Virus

Stage of Pregnancy

Fatality Rate (%)

China[5]

HBV/ HEV      

Second trimester and beyond

56, 37*

India[13]

HEV

Second trimester

66

 

 

Third trimester

78, 71*$

 

Non-HEV

Third trimester

54, 46*$

Pakistan[14]

HBV/ HEV

Second trimester and beyond

13, 63*

Saudi Arabia[4]

HEV

First trimester

75, 75*

 

 

Second trimester and beyond

54, 49*

*Fetal and neonatal fatality rate
$Rates from acute viral hepatitis
Table 1: Fatality of fulminant hepatitis in pregnancy.