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Synonyms for icterus

yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood

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caballi in foal having icterus, pyrexia, anemia, dyspnea and echymotic hemorrhages at third eyelid and mucosa of mouth.
Are any manual procedures used to identify the presence of hemolysis in difficult cases (ie, place a drop of specimen on gauze, inspect the color and 756 64 (8) differentiate between hemolysis and icterus [bilirubin])?
In the present case icterus may occur due to leptospira associated pre hepatic jaundice.
Physical examination, again, is notable for scleral icterus, jaundice, and asterixis.
Para el caso de Icterus graceannae con una distribucion y abundancia restringida se le puede observar en la zona urbana y algunas areas rurales (avistamientos ocasionales).
Recently, he had developed on-and-off icterus, right upper quadrant abdominal pain, fever, nausea, and vomiting.
Clinical examination revealed icterus, scratch marks all over the body and hepatomegaly.
For detection of acute viral hepatitis, population-based surveys often assess report of clinically-proven jaundice, also known as icterus (the yellowing of the eyes or skin as a result of hyper-bilirubinaemia or liver cholestasis--a sign of liver distress or damage) as a symptom that triggers further clinical investigation for presence of hepatitis (7).
He had mild pallor, icterus and bilateral pitting oedema along with facial puffiness.
Icterus started developing after 1st week of life & peak occurred at 3rd week (12-15mg/dl) & thereafter it regressed by its own requiring no treatment.
Physical examination revealed jaundice, sclera icterus and mild abdominal tenderness over the right upper quadrant with an enlarged liver.
Induction did not increase the cesarean section rate, compared with expectant management, but neonates in the induction group did have a higher rate of severe icterus, Dr.
On clinical examination, vitals were stable; icterus was present with scratch marks on the skin and no peripheral lymphadenopathy.
Ademas la presencia estacional de las aves migratorias influyo en que ninguna de ellas estuviera en las categorias de abundante o comun, solo las especies Polioptila caerulea, Icterus spurius, Anas discors y Dendroica coronata fueron moderadamente comunes, mientras que las 30 especies restantes; que equivalen al 88% del total de las especies migratorias, fueron no comunes y raras.
Icterus spurius spurius has a large breeding range in the eastern US and into central Mexico.