jaundice


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Synonyms for jaundice

to cause to have a prejudiced view

Synonyms for jaundice

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

a rough and bitter manner

distort adversely

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affect with, or as if with, jaundice

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The company stated stannsoporfin is a heme oxygenase inhibitor under investigation for its potential to reduce the production of bilirubin in infants at risk for severe neonatal jaundice.
The delay in treatment caused the boy to suffer severe kernicterus - a very rare type of brain damage that occurs in a newborn with severe jaundice.
Material and Methods: Two hundred and thirty patients diagnosed as having obstructive jaundice and undergoing ERCP who fulfilled the inclusion criteria were included in the study from the outpatient and indoor department of Gastroenterology-Hepatology Shaikh Zayed Hospital Lahore.
Neonatal physiologic jaundice can be a result of increased bilirubin production secondary to accelerated destruction of erythrocytes or decreased excretory capacity secondary to low levels of ligandin which is a binding protein for bilirubin in hepatocytes and low activity of bilirubin-conjugating enzyme uridine diphosphoglucuronyltransferase (UDPGT).
It has been reported that tissue damage and endotoxemia related to obstructive jaundice causes an increase in the production of oxygen free-radicals which in turn increases lipid peroxidation (3, 4).
Objectives: To determine the frequency of ABO incompatibility causing jaundice in neonates coming to a pediatric public sector hospital.
Neonatal jaundice remains a leading cause of preventable brain damage, mental handicap, physical disabilities and early death among infants.
However, very few case reports of obstructive jaundice from metastatic malignant melanoma to the ampulla of Vater have been reported.
Objective: To compare the mean decrease in serum bilirubin after intermittent versus continuous phototherapy in the treatment of jaundice neonatorum.
Prior information notice without call for competition: neonatal incubators jaundice management equipment and related accessories.
Neonatal jaundice is a very common condition worldwide occurring in up to 60% of term and 80% of preterm newborns in the first week of life with 5 to 10% needing intervention for treatment of hyperbilirubinemia.
We report two similar cases of neonatal jaundice requiring exchange transfusion that subsequently developed sensorineural hearing loss.
Background: Obstructive jaundice is a condition caused by blockage of the flow of bile out of the liver.
The medical personnel said on October 11 that the increase in the number of people suffering from various forms of hepatitis and jaundice is particularly observed.
Acute hemolytic crisis is the most common presentation of G6PD deficiency but in neonatal period it usually presents as jaundice.