• abnormal
  • Individuals with autoimmune hepatitis often have no initial symptoms and the disease is detected by abnormal liver function tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the signs of acute hepatitis, people can also demonstrate signs of coagulopathy (abnormal coagulation studies with easy bruising and bleeding) and encephalopathy (confusion, disorientation, and sleepiness). (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • If you have autoimmune hypothyroid be aware that this treatment may (should) increase thyroid function making your current suppliment dose to high. (medhelp.org)
  • Research continued there, with viral hepatitis, liver transplantation and endoscopic treatment of varices all becoming important areas of study. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • After graduating from the Royal Free Hospital School of medicine in London in 1968, Heathcote trained with Dame Professor Sheila Sherlock on the transmission of Hepatitis B. She then trained at Stanford before moving to Toronto in 1979, where she developed an internationally recognized liver clinical research unit, housed at University Health Network. (wikipedia.org)
  • The recovery phase is characterized by resolution of the clinical symptoms of hepatitis with persistent elevations in liver lab values and potentially a persistently enlarged liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • mainly
  • Hepatitis B is mainly sexually transmitted, but may also be passed from mother to baby during pregnancy or childbirth. (wikipedia.org)
  • occurs
  • The complication more frequently occurs in instances of hepatitis B and D co-infection at a rate of 2-20% and in pregnant women with hepatitis E at rate of 15-20% of cases. (wikipedia.org)