About 4 years ago, I had a bout of severe acute hepatitis (non A-E, non autoimmune, etc). No one could figure out what was causing it. I had a liver biopsy done which revealed moderate fibrosis, but no piecemeal fibrosis. Within a month or 2 after the biopsy, my liver panel was back to normal (without the use of medication) and my doctor said I was "cured". I haven't been back to see him since. At one time, they thought that maybe I had autoimmune hepatitis, but due to the absence of piecemeal fibrosis on my biopsy they ruled it out. Since then, my ANA has gone up to about 1:320 (still low, I know) and I have had joint paint - sometimes to the point where it gets hard to walk. Also, they found that I have something called the lupus anticoagulant which might cause me to lose a pregnancy. I haven't had my enzymes checked in about 3 years because I was "cured".
I would like to start a family soon, but am really worried that something might go wrong. I also don't believe that I'm "cured" and the underlying liver problems are still there and are going untreated, unmonitored and may show up later. I need some advice as to what to do (if anything) and what type of doctor to go to. Thanks!!!
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