Crigler-Najjar syndrome 2

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Crigler-Najjar syndrome 2

A severe autosomal dominant form (OMIM:606785) of hyperbilirubinaemia in which patients typically survive into adulthood. Treatment includes administration of phenobarbital, which induces production of glucuronyl transferase, reducing the jaundice.