Sometimes chemicals, certain medicines, or a virus can cause cells in your body to attack your liver.
Autoimmune chronic hepatitis can be treated successfully with medicine and sometimes by a liver transplant.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||W. Thomas London, MD - Hepatology|
|Last Revised||January 17, 2012|
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