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Introduction: AIH

Description of AIH

AIH (medical condition): Liver inflammation caused due to autoimmune processes where...more »

See also:

Autoimmune Hepatitis:
  »Introduction: Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Symptoms of Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Causes of Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Tests for Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Treatments for Autoimmune Hepatitis

AIH: Related Topics

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AIH: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

AIH is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that AIH, or a subtype of AIH, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

AIH as a Disease

AIH: Another name for Autoimmune Hepatitis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Symptoms of Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Causes of Autoimmune Hepatitis
  »Treatments for Autoimmune Hepatitis

AIH: Related Diseases

AIH: AIH is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of AIH

Some of the causes of AIH are included in the list below:

  • Anomalous presentation of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) class II on the surface of hepatocytes, possibly due to genetic predisposition or acute liver infection; causes a cell-mediated immune response against the body's own liver

Symptoms of AIH (Autoimmune Hepatitis)

Some of the symptoms of AIH incude:

Treatments for AIH (Autoimmune Hepatitis)

Treatments for AIH (Autoimmune Hepatitis) include:

Treatment of AIH: For more treatment information about AIH, see treatment of Autoimmune Hepatitis (AIH)

AIH: Article Excerpts about Autoimmune Hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis is a disease in which the body's immune system attacks liver cells. This causes the liver to become... (Source: excerpt from Autoimmune Hepatitis: NIDDK)

AIH: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to AIH:

Terms associated with AIH:

Terms Similar to AIH:

Source - NIH

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