928 AUTOIMMUNE HEPATITIS IN ISRAEL: A MULTICENTER STUDY OF 15 YEARS FOLLOW-UP Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Results: In the cohort 248 persons had cirrhosis at diagnosis (n= 179) or follow-up (n= 69). The total follow-up time in the cohort was 3158 years (mean 12.3, range 0–40.5 years). Patients were followed to liver transplantation or death. Most of the patients in this study were not subjected to screening. We identified 8 patients with HCC, none had hepatitis and all had cirrhosis. This gives a life-time-risk of 3.2%(8/248) during the observational period and a yearly risk of 0.25%(8/3158). SIR was 54.6 (CI 19.9–100.0) for patients with …

publication date

  • January 1, 2013