Bilirubin is the main bile pigment in humans, which when increased causes the yellow discolouration of skin and eyes called Jaundice . Bilirubin is taken from the blood, processed (conjugated to make it water soluble ) by the liver , and then excreted into bile by the liver .
Serum Bilurubin is generally considered as a true test of...
0.2 - 0.9 mg/dl
When there is s/s of jaundice, have anaemia , have h/o heavy drinking , have cirrhosis,
When there are symptoms like weakness , fatigue , nausea , vomiting , dark urine , light coloured stools , pruritus, diarrhoea