Gilbert sign

Gilbert sign

An obsolete term that formerly dignified the diuresis that accompanies fasting in patients with cirrhosis.
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Mr Suffield's dad, John Suffield Sr, had backed the campaign but changed his view after reading a statement Gilbert signed after his conviction giving information he believes only the killer could have known.
Gilbert signed his poetry and sketches 'Bab' (short for 'Baby'), his childhood nickname.