- Hyperbilirubinemia, Rotor type
- Rotor-type hyperbilirubinemia
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The mutations in the SLCO1B1 and SLCO1B3 genes that cause Rotor syndrome either prevent the production of the transporting proteins, or prevent them from functioning properly. When this occurs, bilirubin is not effectively removed from the body and builds up, leading to jaundice.
- Rotor syndrome. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). March 2013; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/rotor-syndrome.