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I am sorry you have been diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis.
this can be a long term battle with this condition.
patients with one autoimmune condition are at risks for other autoimmune conditions.
you should see a rheumatologist and get more blood testing to check for other autoimmune conditions.
usually treatment for autoimmune hepatitis include treatments like steroids to try to decrease your body's immune system production of antibodies which are attacking your own liver.
to decrease this liver inflammation.
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what is the normal outlook for people with the disease
it can be a long term battle to control your immune system and decrease liver inflammation
you should see your doctor and get a copy of your liver enzyme test to see how high your liver enzymes are
these are AST and ALT levels
which can be elevated with hepatitis
this is a good uk NHS website on this
actually that is US NIH
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