Current concepts in autoimmune hepatitis.

  title={Current concepts in autoimmune hepatitis.},
  author={Albert J Czaja},
  journal={Annals of hepatology},
  volume={4 1},
Autoimmune hepatitis has a global occurrence, diverse clinical phenotype, and evolving treatment options. The goals of this report are to review the codified diagnostic criteria, spectrum of clinical presentations, proposed pathogenic mechanisms, conventional treatment strategies, and promising interventions. The literature published in English from 1980-2005 was reviewed and an updated current perspective provided. Autoimmune hepatitis affects all ages, may be asymptomatic, frequently has an… CONTINUE READING
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