Results for: Jaundice

What is white jaundice?

Yellow jaundice is not a disease but rather a sign that can occurin many different diseases. Jaundice is the yellowish staining ofthe skin and sclerae (the whites of the eyes) (MORE)

What is the cause of jaundice?

When red blood cells die, the heme in their hemoglobin is converted to bilirubin in the spleen. The bilirubin is processed by the liver, enters bile and is eventually excreted (MORE)

Is jaundice contagious?

Jaundice is not contagious if proper hygiene is followed. Generally Jaundice is not contagious . But if the food or drink is shared it could possibly lead to the other perso (MORE)

Do canaries have jaundice?

jaundiced - affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc canaries are yellow therefore canaries have jaundice i like pie and purple is a fruit

How can you get jaundice?

it has to do with a certain food being time temp abused. Jaundice harm your liver. First symptoms of it will be disorder of liver. You will be affected jaundice mainly if y (MORE)

What is prehepatic Jaundice and posthepatic jaundice?

Pre-hepatic jaundice is jaundice that originates from a problem before the liver. The main example of this is haemolysis - when excess red blood cells are broken down. One o (MORE)

How do you get Jaundice?

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How do you diagnose jaundice?

Jaundice can be detected by measuring the concentration of bilirubin in the blood. If the concentration of bilirubin in serum is high enough (usually about 35 μmol/L), then (MORE)

What is neonatal jaundice?

Neonatal jaundice (or hyperbilirubinemia) is a higher-than-normal level of bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is a by-product of the breakdown of red blood cells.

What does cause jaundice?

Jaundice means yellowing. The skin is yellow. Even the whites of the eyes are yellow. These are both seen in jaundice. This is due to high bilirubin levels from liver dis (MORE)