What is the Long Term Prognosis for Gilbert Syndrome?
Gilbert Syndrome has an excellent prognosis, as individuals with the disorder can lead a normal lifestyle and have a normal lifespan. Studies have reported excellent results in patients undergoing liver donor transplantation from donors with Gilbert Syndrome.
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