Jaundice disease editEdit

Also known as icterus.

A yellow-skin disease.

«Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a yellowish or greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes due to high bilirubin levels.[2][5] It is commonly associated with itchiness.[1] The feces may be pale and the urine dark.[3]Jaundice in babies occurs in over half in the first week following birth and does not pose a serious threat in most.[2][5] If bilirubin levels in babies are very high for too long, a type of brain damage, known as kernicterus, may occur.[6]

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Modified: 5 months ago on Apr 8, 2019
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