The cause of autoimmune hepatitis is unknown. But left untreated this condition can cause scarring (cirrhosis) of your liver.

Symptoms of autoimmune hepatitis can develop gradually over time. These may include:

  • Feeling tired
  • Joint or muscle pains
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Jaundice
  • Fever
  • Abdominal pain

Since these symptoms could be a result of many conditions, it is important to get an accurate diagnosis.