A bilirubin test is used if a child or an adult is showing symptoms of jaundice. This might include dark urine, yellowing of skin and eyes, loss of appetite, nausea, etc. The test is performed on a new-born baby as the part of standard medical care. The test is also prescribed if a person is suffering from hemolytic anaemia.
How to prepare for the test?
No special preparation is needed for this test.