I've Been Battling Aih For 2 Years

When I was 17 I was diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis. A jr in high school I was hospitalized often and hardly went to school. I was put on prednisone and gained 30 pounds in 1 month. Having this disease has changed my way of life, social life and future plans. I would love to help anyone with questions and support, I wish I would Have found this site sooner :) it takes one to know one!
Kaypow321 Kaypow321
18-21, F
1 Response Sep 10, 2012

Hi. I just got diagnosed June 27th and had my biopsy on Monday I have not got my results yet but the doctor has already told me I would have be on medication for years. That this diseases is not curable only treatable. Have your levels ever gone back to normal and I've been told I would have bad acne and gain weight because of the medication. I just don't know what to expect..