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Signs & Symptoms Gastroenterology

Autoimmune Hepatitis
Signs and Symptoms

Symptoms of autoimmune hepatitis vary, depending on the severity. However, some of the more common include:

  • Fatigue
  • Enlarged liver
  • Jaundice, a condition that causes a yellowing tint of the skin and eyes
  • Joint pain
  • Abdominal discomfort
  • Blood vessels that appear as "spiders" on the surface of the skin
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dark urine
  • Mental confusion, which may occur in advanced stages

UCSF Health medical specialists have reviewed this information. It is for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor or other health care provider. We encourage you to discuss any questions or concerns you may have with your provider.