This test is used to evaluate the levels of bilirubin in the blood. It is used to determine the function of liver and bile duct and disorders related to it. It is also recommended for the diagnosis of hemolytic anemia as destruction of RBCs lead to increase in bilirubin production. This test is also recommended to monitor and diagnose disease including hepatitis, cirrhosis and gallstones. The symptoms that lead to the use of this test include, weakness, pain in abdomen, vomiting, dark colored urine and chronic liver disorder.
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