Present appointment: Senior Registrar, Department of Anaesthetics, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester.
Gilbert's syndrome as a cause of postoperative jaundice
Article first published online: 22 MAR 2007
Volume 39, Issue 12, pages 1222–1224, December 1984
How to Cite
TAYLOR, S. (1984), Gilbert's syndrome as a cause of postoperative jaundice. Anaesthesia, 39: 1222–1224. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.1984.tb06435.x
- Issue published online: 22 MAR 2007
- Article first published online: 22 MAR 2007
- Gilbert's disease
A case of postoperative jaundice due to Gilbert's syndrome in a previously healthy 19-year-old female is presented. Signs and symptoms of jaundice developed on the second postoperative day and resolved spontaneously after 5 days. The diagnosis and characteristics of Gilbert's syndrome and other related abnormalities and factors relevant to anaesthesia which affect bilirubin metabolism are discussed.