AIH patient survey regarding COVID-19

ERN Rare Liver

To get a broader overview of the situation of patients with AIH, we have created an anonymous and patient-oriented online survey in several languages for patients with AIH.
We would be pleased if you as an AIH patient could support us with your answers to the survey.

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Herbal and Dietary Supplements Induced Liver Injury: Interview with PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

Herbal and Dietary Supplements Induced Liver Injury: Interview with PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

“What is liver damage by herbal and dietary supplements (HDS)?” Dr. Jüngst makes it clear to us that HDS can also cause liver inflammation and liver damage. That is why a doctor-patient relationship of trust with a comprehensive exchange of information and personal responsibility is very important. You are welcome to report experience of this to Swissmedic.

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Herbal and Dietary Supplements Induced Liver Injury: Presentation by PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

Herbal and Dietary Supplements Induced Liver Injury: Presentation by PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

“How often is liver damage caused by herbal and dietary supplements (HDS)?” Dr Jüngst impressively describes the increase in the prevalence of liver damage caused by HDS, the frequency due to the products offered (internet), causes, diagnoses, course and therapies, as well as the difficulties of proof: That is why a report to Swissmedic is important!

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Drug-Induced Liver Injury (DILI): Interview with PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

Drug-Induced Liver Injury (DILI): Interview with PD. Dr. med. Christoph Jüngst

“What is drug-induced liver injury (DILI)?” DILI is rare, but more common than thought, as more and more studies show, Dr Jüngst confirms to us. Key for the right therapy are diagnosis, exclusion diagnosis, the DILI – prognosis (e.g. by Hy’s Law) and the determination of risk factors. It is recommended to first discuss a corresponding notification to Swissmedic with the attending physician.

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USZ Symposium of the 1000th liver transplantation, on 28.04.2022

Symposium: 1000th Liver Transplant in Zurich

Dear patients, relatives and interested parties, On Thursday afternoon, 28.04.2022, from 13:30, a symposium will be held at the USZ on the occasion of the 1000th liver transplant. You will find the programme below as a download (PDF), the presentations are partly in English, partly in German. In addition to specialists from the medical field,…

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