Crigler-Najjar syndrome

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Synonyms: Bilirubin uridinediphosphate glucuronosyltransferase deficiency | Bilirubin-UGT deficiency

A rare hereditary disorder of bilirubin metabolism characterized by unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia due to a either a complete (type 1) or partial and inducible (type 2) hepatic deficit of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 activity. The disorder manifests with neonatal jaundice with a risk of developing bilirubin encephalopathy.

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