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*  Autoimmune hepatitis
doi:10.1002/hep.21884. ISSN 0270-9139. PMID 17705297. "Autoimmune Hepatitis". Aizawa Y, Hokari A (2017). "Autoimmune hepatitis ... Autoimmune hepatitis, formerly called lupoid hepatitis, is a chronic, autoimmune disease of the liver that occurs when the ... November 1999). "International Autoimmune Hepatitis Group Report: review of criteria for diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis". J ... "autoimmune hepatitis". "Medscape & eMedicine Log In". Krawitt EL (January 1994). "Autoimmune hepatitis: classification, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Digestive System Disorders: Liver: Hepatitis: Auto-Immune
... their families and caregivers about Autoimmune Hepatitis, a condition in which the body's immune system attacks the cells of ... Autoimmune Hepatitis Series of articles provide definition, prevalence in women, genetic distinction between the two types, ... Autoimmune Hepatitis Mayo Clinic details include overview, signs and symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment. ... Health Conditions and Diseases Digestive System Disorders Liver Hepatitis Auto-Immune 6 ...
*  Anti-nuclear antibody
Comparison with autoimmune hepatitis and impact on the disease profile". Hepatology. 26 (3): 561-566. doi:10.1002/hep.510260305 ... Typically, HEp-2 cells are used as a substrate to detect the antibodies in human serum. Microscope slides are coated with HEp-2 ... Obermayer-Straub, P; Strassburg, CP; Manns, MP (2000). "Autoimmune hepatitis". Journal of hepatology. 32 (1 Suppl): 181-97. doi ... autoimmune hepatitis and drug induced lupus. The ANA test detects the autoantibodies present in an individual's blood serum. ...
*  Cirrhosis
Hepatitis B and C may be treatable with antiviral medications. Autoimmune hepatitis may be treated with steroid medications. ... such as interferon for viral hepatitis and corticosteroids for autoimmune hepatitis. Cirrhosis caused by Wilson's disease, in ... Autoimmune hepatitis. This disease is caused by an attack of the liver by lymphocytes, causing inflammation and eventually ... Chronic hepatitis C. Infection with the hepatitis C virus causes inflammation of the liver and a variable grade of damage to ...
*  Minocycline
Occasionally minocycline therapy may result in autoimmune disorders such as drug related lupus and auto-immune hepatitis; ... It may also trigger or unmask autoimmune hepatitis. Also, more so than other tetracyclines, minocycline can cause the rare ... Gough A, Chapman S, Wagstaff K, Emery P, Elias E (January 1996). "Minocycline induced autoimmune hepatitis and systemic lupus ... Krawitt EL (January 2006). "Autoimmune hepatitis". N. Engl. J. Med. 354 (1): 54-66. doi:10.1056/NEJMra050408. PMID 16394302. ...
*  Anti-mitochondrial antibody
... autoimmune hepatitis; M1 - syphilis; M3 - drug-induced lupus erythematosus; M6 - drug-induced hepatitis; M7 - cardiomyopathy, ... doi:10.1002/hep.21583. PMID 17326160. Berg PA, Klein R (1992) Antimitochondrial antibodies in primary biliary cirrhosis and ... PBC is seen primarily in middle-aged women, and in those afflicted with other autoimmune diseases. Several of the antigens ... the autoimmune disease primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC; also known as primary biliary cholangitis). PBC causes scarring of liver ...
*  HLA-DR17
... type 1 autoimmune hepatitis, inflammatory inclusion body myositis. In autoimmune hepatitis, DRB1*0301 correlates with more ... Montano Loza AJ, Czaja AJ (2007). "Current therapy for autoimmune hepatitis". Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology & ... "Associations between alleles of the major histocompatibility complex and type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". Hepatology. 25 (2): 317- ... doi:10.1002/hep.510250211. PMID 9021941. Sivakumar K, Semino-Mora C, Dalakas M (1997). "An inflammatory, familial, inclusion ...
*  Prednisone
Autoimmune Hepatitis~treatment at eMedicine "Corticosteroids". livertox.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-07. "Prednisone". The ... autoimmune hepatitis, the Herxheimer reaction that is common during the treatment of syphilis, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, ... It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases (such as moderate allergic reactions), some autoimmune diseases, and (at ... Prednisone is used for many different autoimmune diseases and inflammatory conditions, including: asthma, COPD, CIDP, rheumatic ...
*  Jenny Heathcote
... variant and overlap syndromes of autoimmune hepatitis, treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis and treatment of viral hepatitis ... Hirschfield, Gideon M.; Heathcote, E. Jenny (2011). Autoimmune Hepatitis: A Guide for Practicing Clinicians. Springer Science ... Her contributions to hepatology include seminal work on the natural history of autoimmune hepatitis, ... Heathcote trained with Dame Professor Sheila Sherlock on the transmission of Hepatitis B. She then trained at Stanford before ...
*  Anti-smooth muscle antibody
These antibodies are typically associated with autoimmune hepatitis. These antibodies can be directed against actin, troponin, ... Dawkins, RL; Joske RA (June 1973). "Immunoglobulin deposition in liver of patients with active chronic hepatitis and antibody ...
*  Anti-actin antibodies
... the pattern of recognition was specific to a small percentage of auto-immune hepatitis type 1 or cryptogenic hepatitis patients ... In autoimmune hepatitis anti-actin antibodies correlate with patterns of immune recognition, ... 2002). "Smooth muscle antibodies and type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". Autoimmunity. 35 (8): 497-500. doi:10.1080/ ... an additional marker in type 1 auto-immune hepatitis". J. Hepatol. 33 (2): 208-15. doi:10.1016/S0168-8278(00)80361-X. PMID ...
*  Coeliac disease
... autoimmune hepatitis, dermatitis herpetiformis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and more. A more controversial area is a group ... "Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae as unusual antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis". Minerva gastroenterologica e dietologica. 55 (1 ... It can cause a wide variety of symptoms, both intestinal and extra-intestinal because it is a systemic autoimmune disease that ... Many of the loci detected have been found in association with other autoimmune diseases. One locus, the LPP or lipoma-preferred ...
*  Primary polydipsia
... may have physiological causes, such as autoimmune hepatitis. Since primary polydipsia is a diagnosis of ... An example is polydipsia found in patients with autoimmune chronic hepatitis with severely elevated globulin levels. Evidence ... "Non-psychogenic primary polydipsia in autoimmune chronic active hepatitis with severe hyperglobulinaemia". Gut. 29 (4): 548-9. ...
*  Dihydrolipoyl transacetylase
"Long-term follow-up of antimitochondrial antibody-positive autoimmune hepatitis". Hepatology. 48 (2): 550-6. doi:10.1002/hep. ... There is also evidence of anti-PDC-E2 antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) patients. Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency (PDH ... 49 (3): 871-9. doi:10.1002/hep.22736. PMC 2665925 . PMID 19185000. Bellucci R, Oertelt S, Gallagher M, Li S, Zorn E, Weller E, ... is an autoimmune disease characterized by autoantibodies against mitochondrial and nuclear antigens. These are called anti- ...
*  List of autoimmune diseases
"autoimmune hepatitis". "Medscape & eMedicine Log In". "Primary Biliary Cirrhosis: Fatty Liver, Cirrhosis, and Related Disorders ... This list of autoimmune diseases is categorized by organ and tissue type to help locate diseases that may be similar. Overview ... 2014). The autoimmune diseases (Fifth ed.). [S.l.]: Academic Press. p. Chapter 75. ISBN 978-0-12-384929-8. Yoneda M, Fujii A, ... 2014). The autoimmune diseases (Fifth ed.). [S.l.]: Academic Press. p. Chapter 70. ISBN 978-0-12-384929-8. Agarwal A, Clements ...
*  SEPSECS
Sec complex recognized by autoantibodies from patients with type-1 autoimmune hepatitis". Clin. Exp. Immunol. 121 (2): 364-74. ... "Identification of target antigen for SLA/LP autoantibodies in autoimmune hepatitis". Lancet. 355 (9214): 1510-5. doi:10.1016/ ... specifically recognizing sera from patients with autoimmune hepatitis". Hepatology. 33 (3): 591-6. doi:10.1053/jhep.2001.22218 ...
*  Sheila Sherlock
She also demonstrated the efficacy of corticosteroid therapy for autoimmune hepatitis. She also recognised the link between ... In this post she worked on hepatitis, which she was able to continue from 1943 to 1947 with funding from the Medical Research ... Davidson, C. S. (1969). "Discussions of the paper by Sheila Sherlock: "The treatment of hepatitis"". Bulletin of the New York ... Eisenmenger, W. (1969). "Discussions of the paper by Sheila Sherlock: "The treatment of hepatitis"". Bulletin of the New York ...
*  Hepatitis
Many people with autoimmune hepatitis have other autoimmune diseases. Autoimmune hepatitis is distinct from the other ... Few cases of hepatitis C will resolve completely. Both drug-induced hepatitis and autoimmune hepatitis can present very ... Up to 40% of cases present with signs and symptoms of acute hepatitis. As with other autoimmune diseases, autoimmune hepatitis ... Viral hepatitis is caused by five different viruses (hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E). Hepatitis A and hepatitis E behave similarly ...
*  Anti-dsDNA antibodies
Also, some patients with type 1 autoimmune hepatitis produce anti-dsDNA antibodies. A variety of assay formats can be used to ... Maya R, Gershwin ME, Shoenfeld Y (February 2008). "Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and autoimmune disease". Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. ... This substrate has largely been superseded by the use of HEp-2 cells. Hep-2 cells, originally of laryngeal carcinoma origin, ... HEp-2 cells provide a greater ability to differentiate patterns of ANA than animal sections, due to the large nuclei and high ...
*  HLA-DR2
... primary biliary cirrhosis and autoimmune hepatitis. DR2 is also found in all patients that test positive for anti-anti-Asn-RNA- ... "HLA antigens in Japanese patients with primary biliary cirrhosis and autoimmune hepatitis". Digestion. 26 (4): 213-7. doi: ...
*  HLA-DR4
DRB1*04:DQA1*03:03-DQB1*04:01 haplotype: type III autoimmune polyglandular syndrome, autoimmune hepatitis, autoimmune ... autoimmune hepatitis DRB1*04:05: rheumatoid arthritis, Autoimmune hepatitis, type 1 diabetes DRB1*04:06: caspase-8 ... "Genetic analysis of the HLA region of Japanese patients with type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". J Hepatol. 42 (4): 578-84. doi: ... "MHC class II sequences of susceptibility and protection in Mexicans with autoimmune hepatitis". J Hepatol. 28 (6): 985-90. doi: ...
*  Liver kidney microsomal type 1 antibody
... is an autoantibody associated with autoimmune hepatitis. It is one of the several ... LKM-1 antibodies associated with autoimmune chronic active hepatitis recognize P450 2D6, a cytochrome P450 mono-oxygenase. The ... infections and the probable existence of an infectious and autoimmune form of anti-LKM-1-associated hepatitis, requiring ... The results support the hypothesis of the existence of an autoimmune as well as an infectious (HCV triggered) subgroup of anti- ...
*  Philip M. Parker
The Official Patient's Sourcebook on autoimmune hepatitis: Edited by James N. Parker and Philip M. Parker. 192 pp. $28.95. Icon ... The Official Patient's Sourcebook series deals with classic diseases like spinal stenosis or autoimmune hepatitis. The 3-in-1 ...
*  FCRL3
2007). "Lack of association between FCRL3 and FcgammaRII polymorphisms in Japanese type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". Clin. Immunol ... 2007). "Analysis of the Fc receptor-like-3 (FCRL3) locus in Caucasians with autoimmune disorders suggests a complex pattern of ... Mutations in this gene have been associated with rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune thyroid disease, and systemic lupus ...
*  Liver disease
... viral hepatitis) also by some liver toxins (e.g. alcoholic hepatitis), autoimmunity (autoimmune hepatitis) or hereditary ... Viral infection by hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) causes an increase of reactive oxygen species (ROS). The ... Hirschfield, Gideon M.; Heathcote, E. Jenny (2011-12-02). Autoimmune Hepatitis: A Guide for Practicing Clinicians. Springer ... Viral hepatitides such as Hepatitis B virus and Hepatitis C virus can be vertically transmitted during birth via contact with ...
*  Interferon
Both hepatitis B and hepatitis C are treated with IFN-α, often in combination with other antiviral drugs. Some of those treated ... Interferon beta-1a and interferon beta-1b are used to treat and control multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune disorder. This ... Overall, IFN-α can be used to treat hepatitis B and C infections, while IFN-β can be used to treat multiple sclerosis. ... Control of chronic hepatitis C by IFN is associated with reduced hepatocellular carcinoma. There is low-quality evidence ...