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How do doctors diagnose autoimmune hepatitis?

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Dr. Shaym Puppala answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Blood tests: There are blood tests to detect the antibodies attacking the liver. Further tests/procedures may be needed to confirm that the problem is not something else (such as primary biliary cirrhosis).

Answered 12/25/2012

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

Biopsy and blood: There are blood markers that they test for and also sometimes by a liver biopsy.

Answered 1/13/2013

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Dr. Daniel Motola answered

Specializes in Gastroenterology

Combination : Of liver biopsy and lab testing

Answered 7/21/2015

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