Key facts about autoimmune hepatitis
- Around 4 out of 5 people who have autoimmune hepatitis are women.
- A third to a half of people who are diagnosed have a personal or family history of other autoimmune conditions. These include thyroid disease, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis or type 1 diabetes.
- About 1 in 3 people with autoimmune hepatitis will have cirrhosis when they’re diagnosed.
Published: June 2023
Review Due: June 2026