Bilirubin is the breakdown product of haemoglobin produced in the liver. It has cellular anti-oxidant activity. Its by-products give bruises, faeces and urine their characteristic yellow colour. Levels are elevated in acute and chronic liver disease.
Diagnosing acute hepatitis and other liver diseases, monitoring treatment of hepatitis, Gilbert’s syndrome, looking for biliary tract obstruction.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.