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Garg PK, Kumar A, Teckchandani N, Hadke NS
Correspondence: Dr Pankaj Kumar Garg, firstname.lastname@example.org
Haemolytic anaemia generally gives rise to only a modest elevation of serum bilirubin. Unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia of an extreme degree should raise suspicion of additional factors, such as Gilbert's syndrome, hepatocellular dysfunction or renal failure. We present a 17-year-old boy with hereditary spherocytosis coexisting with Gilbert's syndrome.
Keywords: Gilbert’s syndrome, haemolytic anaemia, hereditary spherocytosis, unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia
Singapore Med J 2008; 49(11): e308-e309