* Not a rare disease
Other Names for this Disease
- Gilbert's disease
- Hyperbilirubinemia Arias type
- Hyperbilirubinemia type 1
- Cholemia, familial
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Gilbert syndrome is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner, which means both copies of the gene in each cell have mutations. The parents of a person with an autosomal recessive condition each carry one copy of the mutated gene, but they typically do not show signs and symptoms of the condition.
Last updated: 3/15/2016
- Gilbert Syndrome. Online Mendelian Inheritance of Man (OMIM). January 12, 2012; http://omim.org/entry/143500.
- Roy-Chowdhury N, Roy-Chowdhury J. Gilbert syndrome. National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD). 2015; http://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/gilbert-syndrome/.