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'Relapse' of chronic active hepatitis--not always what it seems.
  1. A. F. Muller,
  2. P. J. Toghill,
  3. P. Smith
  1. Department of Medicine and Histopathology, University Hospital, Nottingham, UK.


    Immune chronic active hepatitis is a disease notorious for its unpredictability. In a patient with chronic hepatitis who has already suffered relapses a search for a second cause of jaundice is not usually necessary. This report emphasises the essential role of liver biopsy.

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