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Jaundice - definition & pathology

What is jaundice? Well, jaundice is a condition where the skin and eyes take on a yellowish color due to increased levels of bilirubin in the bloodstream. Bi...  
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almost 5 years ago
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Interventions for dialysis patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection | Cochrane

Hepatitis C is a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV) which spreads from person to person through blood contact which is a result of sharing drug needles, and other items contaminated with blood. This virus remains in the body for a long time and can affect the liver causing its slow destruction or cirrhosis and liver cancer. Infected people may have weakness, nausea, jaundice and lose weight. On blood tests they may have increase in liver enzymes and bilirubin.  
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over 5 years ago
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Lab Case 66 – Interpretation

1.ALP and GGT elevated > ALT, elevated bilirubin suggesting obstructive liver enzyme picture with mild biochemical jaundice and transaminitis  
emergucate.com
over 5 years ago
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Oral zinc for the prevention of hyperbilirubinaemia in neonates | Cochrane

In newborn infants less than one week old, does oral zinc salt supplementation compared to placebo or no treatment decrease the incidence of hyperbilirubinaemia (jaundice)?  
cochrane.org
over 5 years ago