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Who are the people that can easily get autoimmune hepatitis?

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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Genes

The predisposition towards developing autoimmune hepatitis appears to be genetic.
The exact triggers for it to occur in those with a genetic predisposition are not fully known.

In brief: Genes

The predisposition towards developing autoimmune hepatitis appears to be genetic.
The exact triggers for it to occur in those with a genetic predisposition are not fully known.
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Dr. Shaym Puppala
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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Uncertain

Autoimmune disease in general is often genetically predisposed.
If you have a strong history of autoimmune diseases in the immediate family , you are more likely to develop this type of illnesses. Examples of common autoimmune diseases include hashimoto's thyroiditis, grave's disease. Lupus , rheumatoid arthritis etc.

In brief: Uncertain

Autoimmune disease in general is often genetically predisposed.
If you have a strong history of autoimmune diseases in the immediate family , you are more likely to develop this type of illnesses. Examples of common autoimmune diseases include hashimoto's thyroiditis, grave's disease. Lupus , rheumatoid arthritis etc.
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu
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