British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) guidelines for management of autoimmune hepatitis.

  title={British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) guidelines for management of autoimmune hepatitis.},
  author={Dermot Gleeson and Michael A. Heneghan},
  volume={60 12},
Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a chronic inflammatory liver disease which, if untreated, often leads to cirrhosis, liver failure and death. Major advances were made in its management based on controlled trials performed in England and the USA in the 1970s and 1980s. Unfortunately, in recent decades there has been a dearth of controlled clinical trials and, thus, many questions regarding the optimal management of this disease remain unanswered. Many promising newer immunosuppressive therapies… CONTINUE READING
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