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Jessica G
07 AUGUST 2017

Jessica G.

Autoimmune Hepatitis

I had just had a baby and I wasn’t feeling well. So, I went to doctors who then told me my pain was from delivering. After a couple of months I felt even worse than before. My urine had turned dark, I couldn’t eat, I was vomiting, itching, experienced significant weight loss, fatigue, and my stool was light. I felt like my body was shutting down. One day I woke up and my skin was completely yellow. I was very light headed and dizzy. So, I went to the hospital where they did blood work and a liver biopsy. I than was diagnosed with Autoimmune Hepatitis. I stayed in the hospital for two weeks. After a year and a half in treatment, I’m now in remission.

Always be your own advocate. If you feel like something is wrong, do not let doctors tell you other wise.

Last Updated on April 16, 2020


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