The word jaundice is derived from a French word called as jaune, which means yellow. It is a very common condition which is seen in newborn babies which can be treated by exposing them to sunlight. It is also known as yellow skin or eyes disease. It turns your skin, mucous membranes, sclera (the whi
Extreme weakness, headache, fever
The symptoms of jaundice are extreme weakness, headache, fever, loss of appetite, severe constipation, nausea, and yellow discoloration of the eyes, tongue, skin, and urine.
Dull pain in the liver region
The patient may also feel a du
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Jaundice is defined as the yellow staining of the skin and sclerae that is caused by high levels in blood of the chemical bilirubin. The color of the skin and sclerae varies depending on how high or low the blood of the chemical bilirubin is. When the level is highly elevated, the skin or sclerae is
Old Title: Effects of Breastfeeding on Newborn Jaundice
New Title: Newborn Jaundice and Breastfeeding
Newborn jaundice continues to be the most common problem for term infants during the neonatal period. Many aspects of newborn jaundice remain a mystery; in particular, the role of breas
Newborn jaundice is a condition marked by high levels of bilirubin in the blood. The increased bilirubin causes the infant's skin and whites of the eyes (sclera) to look yellow.
Bilirubin is a yellow pigment that is created in the body during the normal recycling of old
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What is jaundice?
Jaundice[->1] is not a disease but rather a sign that can occur in many different diseases. Jaundice is the yellowish staining of the skin and sclerae (the whites of the eyes) that is caused by high levels in blood o
When you have a baby there are many things that go through your mind; will they be healthy, will they be early, and will there be any complications. I have wondered all these same things myself; however one thing I didn’t count on was my son being born with Jaundice. “Jaundice is not a
Jaundice (also known as icterus; from the Greek word ίκτερος, attributive adjective: icteric) is a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes over the sclerae (whites of the eyes), and other mucous membranes caused by hyperbilirubinemia (increased levels of bilirubin in
Jaundice Natural Remedies
Keezharnelli is said to be the best protective shields for the Liver. It is an effective herb against jaundice of all types. It is still the practice of the Tamil to administer Keezharnelli in Jaundiced conditions.
Keelanelli is also excellent in controlling sugar lev
Jaundice in Newborns
Jaundice is caused by an increase in blood levels of bilirubin, which is a waste product made when haemoglobin in red blood cells is broken down. Newborn babies have immature liver enzymes and are unable to chemically transform (metabolise) this bilirubin effectively for lat