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Autoimmune hepatitis

  • Alternative Names

    Lupoid hepatitis; Chronic acute liver disease


    Prevention

    Autoimmune hepatitis is usually not preventable. Awareness of risk factors may allow early detection and treatment.


    References

    Czaia AJ. Autoimmune hepatitis. In: Feldman M, Friedman LS, Brandt LJ, eds. Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. 9th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2010:chap 88.