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How do doctors diagnose autoimmune hepatitis?

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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine
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In brief: 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).

In brief: 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).
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Dr. Daniel Motola
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Combination

Of liver biopsy and lab testing

In brief: Combination

Of liver biopsy and lab testing
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Dr. Daniel Motola
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Biopsy and blood

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

In brief: Biopsy and blood

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