Table of Contents

Pathogenesis of autoimmune hepatitis.
Clinical presentation.
Confirmation of the diagnosis: interpreting the serology.
Mimics of autoimmune hepatitis: drug induced and immune mediated liver disease.
When and how to treat the adult patient.
When and how to treat the pediatric patient.
Strategies for treatment nonresponders: second-line therapies and novel approaches.
Liver transplantation for autoimmune hepatitis.
Autoimmune hepatitis and pregnancy.
Treatment side effects and associated autoimmune diseases.
Managing the patient with features of overlapping autoimmune liver disease.
Autoimmune hepatitis: a look toward the future.