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      • Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a yellowish or greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes due to high bilirubin levels. The feces may be pale and the urine dark. Jaundice in babies occurs in over half in the first week following birth and does not pose a serious threat in most.
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  2. Jaundice - Wikipedia

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    Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a yellowish or greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes due to high bilirubin levels. [3] [6] It is commonly associated with itchiness . [2] The feces may be pale and the urine dark. [4]

    • Signs and symptoms

      The main sign of jaundice is a yellowish discoloration of...

    • Diagnosis

      Pre-hepatic jaundice is caused by anything that causes an...

    • Pathophysiology

      Jaundice itself is not a disease, but rather a medical sign...

    • Epidemiology

      It is unclear how common jaundice is among adults.

  3. Neonatal jaundice - Wikipedia

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    Neonatal jaundice is a yellowish discoloration of the white part of the eyes and skin in a newborn baby due to high bilirubin levels. Other symptoms may include excess sleepiness or poor feeding. Complications may include seizures, cerebral palsy, or kernicterus.

  4. Jaundice (also called icterus) is when the skin and the whites of the eyes become a yellow color. People with jaundice have a problem with their liver, which stops it from removing heme properly. Heme (from hemoglobin) changes to a chemical called bilirubin after red blood cell death. Bilirubin causes the yellow coloring of the skin.

  5. Bilirubin - Wikipedia

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    Jaundice is classified, depending upon whether the bilirubin is free or conjugated to glucuronic acid, into conjugated jaundice or unconjugated jaundice. [citation needed]. Urine tests. Urine bilirubin may also be clinically significant. Bilirubin is not normally detectable in the urine of healthy people.

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  6. Jaundice - WikEM

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    Background. Bilirubin is end product of heme metabolism; All bilirubin products in the body are initially unconjugated and is transported bound to albumin into hepatocytes t o becombined with glucuronic acid into conjugated bilirubin

  7. Jaundice | Psychology Wiki | Fandom

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    Jaundice, also known as icterus (attributive adjective: "icteric"), is a yellowish discoloration of the skin, the conjunctival membranes over the sclerae (whites of the eyes), and other mucous membranes caused by hyperbilirubinemia (increased levels of bilirubin in the blood).

  8. Leptospirosis - Wikipedia

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    Jaundice, one of the features in leptospirosis. The symptoms appear after an incubation period of 7–12 days. However, the incubation period can vary from 6 days to 29 days. Leptospirosis is a biphasic disease.

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  9. Jarndyce and Jarndyce - Wikipedia

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    Jarndyce and Jarndyce (or Jarndyce v Jarndyce) is a fictional court case in Bleak House (1852–53) by Charles Dickens, progressing in the English Court of Chancery.The case is a central plot device in the novel and has become a byword for seemingly interminable legal proceedings.

  10. Adult Jaundice: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment ...

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    Jaundice is a condition in which the skin, sclera (whites of the eyes) and mucous membranes turn yellow. This yellow color is caused by a high level of bilirubin, a yellow-orange bile pigment. Bile is fluid secreted by the liver. Bilirubin is formed from the breakdown of red blood cells.

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    Light therapy—or phototherapy, classically referred to as heliotherapy—consists either of A.) exposure to daylight or some equivalent form of light as a treatment for seasonal affective disorder (SAD) or B.) exposure of the skin to specific wavelengths of light using polychromatic polarised light to treat a skin condition.