In this case presentation, Vhandana Khungar, MD, discusses a patient who arrived for an outpatient consultation with jaundice and abnormal labs, but no obvious cause for her symptoms. Guiding her audience through the patient’s history, Dr. Khungar reviews the varied etiology of hyperbilirubinemia, including disease, medical therapy and lifestyle choices, and discusses diagnostic and therapeutic options. The cause of the patient’s jaundice and consequent liver failure was uncommon and unexpected.
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