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Disease Jaundice, Chronic Idiopathic

Name Jaundice, Chronic Idiopathic
Synonyms Chronic Idiopathic Jaundice | Chronic Idiopathic Jaundices | DJS | Dubin Johnson Syndrome | Dubin-Johnson Syndrome | HBLRDJ | Hyperbilirubinemia 2 | Hyperbilirubinemia 2s | HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA, DUBIN-JOHNSON TYPE | Hyperbilirubinemia II | Hyperbilirubinemia IIs | Idiopathic Jaundice, Chronic | Idiopathic Jaundices, Chronic | Jaundices, Chronic Idiopathic | Syndrome, Dubin-Johnson
Definition A benign, autosomally recessive inherited hyperbilirubinemia characterized by the presence of a dark pigment in the centrilobular region of the liver cells. There is a functional defect in biliary excretion of bilirubin, cholephilic dyes, and porphyrins. Affected persons may be asymptomatic or have vague constitutional or gastrointestinal symptoms. The liver may be slightly enlarged, and oral and intravenous cholangiography fails to visualize the biliary tract.
Categories Genetic disease (inborn) | Infant-newborn disease | Metabolic disease
MeSH® ID D007566
OMIM® ID 237500
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1. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaundice, Chronic Idiopathic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infant, Newborn, Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Jaundice, Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Jaundice, Chronic Idiopathic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolism, Inborn Errors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaundice, Chronic Idiopathic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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