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- Family members with Gilbert syndrome
- Sex: male
- Yellowing of the skin known as jaundice
- Jaundice of the whites of the eyes
- Abdominal pain
- Loss of appetite
- Fatigue and weakness
- Darkening of the urine
- Complete blood count (CBC)
- Reticulocyte count
- Total and direct bilirubin
- Liver function tests
- Skipping meals or fasting
- Vigorous exercise
- Repeated bouts of vomiting
- Stress or trauma
American Liver Foundation http://www.liverfoundation.org
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases http://www2.niddk.nih.gov
Canadian Liver Foundation http://www.liver.ca
Health Canada http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Gilbert syndrome. American Liver Foundation website. Available at: http://www.liverfoundation.org/abouttheliver/info/gilbertsyndrome/. Updated October 4, 2011. Accessed May 30, 2013.
Gilbert syndrome. Genetics Home Reference website. Available at: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/gilbert-syndrome. Updated February 2012. Accessed May 30, 2013.
- Reviewer: Kari Kassir, MD; Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 05/2013 -
- Update Date: 03/18/2013 -
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