bilirubin

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Related to delta bilirubin: Conjugated bilirubin, Unconjugated bilirubin
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Synonyms for bilirubin

an orange-yellow pigment in the bile that forms as a product of hemoglobin

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Hence, the "direct" assays always include delta bilirubin and a small amount of unconjugated bilirubin (4).
As a result, "conjugated" measurements are usually less than "direct" measurements, because they do not include delta bilirubin or any unconjugated bilirubin [compare DoL 54 and 52 concentrations in this case (Table 1)].
Direct" assays use a chemical reaction and measure bilirubin monoglucuronide, bilirubin diglucuronide, delta bilirubin, and a small amount of unconjugated bilirubin.
Because most newborns have unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia, the clinical need for delta bilirubin measurements in the nursery is nonexistent.
Delta bilirubin in serum of pediatric patients: correlations with age and disease.