Clinicopathologic features of the severe form of acute type 1 autoimmune hepatitis.

  title={Clinicopathologic features of the severe form of acute type 1 autoimmune hepatitis.},
  author={Masanori Abe and Morikazu Onji and Keiko Kawai-Ninomiya and Kojiro Michitaka and Bunzo Matsuura and Yoichi Hiasa and Norio Horiike},
  journal={Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association},
  volume={5 2},
BACKGROUND & AIMS Acute onset autoimmune hepatitis (acute AIH) is difficult to diagnose by using serologic data. In addition, some patients with the severe form of acute AIH do not respond to immunosuppressive therapy and have a poor outcome. In this study, we analyzed the clinicopathologic features of patients who were diagnosed as having acute AIH. METHODS Retrospective review of patients with presumed acute AIH at Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine was performed. RESULTS In… CONTINUE READING


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