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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 21, 2021; 27(23): 3279-3289
Published online Jun 21, 2021. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v27.i23.3279
Table 1 Examination of pregnant women

APASL 2016[8]
EASL 2017[9]
AASLD 2018[10]
All pregnant womenPregnant female (preferably during the first trimester to vaccinate unprotected mothers) should be tested for HBV infectionScreening for HBsAg in the first trimester of pregnancy is strongly recommendedAll pregnant women should be screened for HBV infection
Examination of HBsAg-positive women during pregnancyMaternal HBeAg, HBV DNA status, and ALT level should be checked during pregnancyALT, HBV DNA level, and HBsAg levelALT level, HBV DNA or imaging for HCC surveillance if indicated