Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

A condition characterized as an increased level of bilirubin above 85 umol/l (5 mg/dL) which manifests as yellowing of the eyes, skin, and other tissues of a Newborn due to excessive break-down of red blood Cells for any other reason not classified elsewhere.

Causes

  • Hemolysis (finding)
  • Hemolysis (observable entity)
  • Signs & Symptoms

  • Jaundice (finding)
  • Abbreviated Terms

  • Icterus neonatorum
  • Neonatal jaundice NOS
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