Autoimmune hepatitis.

@article{Heneghan2013AutoimmuneH,
  title={Autoimmune hepatitis.},
  author={Michael A. Heneghan and Andrew David Yeoman and Sumita Verma and Alastair D. Smith and Maria Serena Longhi},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2013},
  volume={382 9902},
  pages={1433-44}
}
Autoimmune hepatitis is a disease of the hepatic parenchyma that can present in acute or chronic forms. In common with many autoimmune diseases, autoimmune hepatitis is associated with non-organ-specific antibodies in the context of hepatic autoimmunity. This dichotomy has made definition of a unifying hypothesis in the pathophysiology of the disease difficult, although data from the past 8 years have drawn attention to the role of regulatory T cells. Several triggers have been identified, and… CONTINUE READING
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