hyperbilirubinemia


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hyperbilirubinemia

[¦hī·pər‚bil·ə‚rü·bə′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Excessive amounts of bilirubin in the blood.
A severe, prolonged physiologic jaundice.
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Intrauterine growth retardation, hyperbilirubinemia, sepsis and drug usage were found with a higher rate in the group with a lower gestational week (p < 0.
During the birth hospitalization, the late-preterm infant should have frequent assessments for respiratory compromise, hyperbilirubinemia, poor feeding, temperature instability, and infection.
In addition, for the infants who had TSB>20 mg/ dl, TSB levels were determined in two milliliters of a venous sample with a diazo method in the laboratory, as part of the routine evaluation of significant hyperbilirubinemia.
Clinical practice guideline: management of hyperbilirubinemia in the newborn infant 35 or more weeks of gestation.
Management of Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborn Infant 35 or More Weeks of Gestation Subcommittee on Hyperbilirubinemia Pediatrics Vol.
With additional education to help avoid excessive use of phototherapy, we think universal screening is a very good tool to reduce cases of serious hyperbilirubinemia," said study co-author Dr.
Coombs test, indirect Coombs test in the mother, and anti-E antibody levels were positive and the diagnosis of hyperbilirubinemia caused by minor blood group incompatibility due to anti-E was confirmed.
Conclusions: According to our results, low E3 levels in the triple test result can be helpful to predict the development of the neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.
There is currently a gap in point of care testing devices for G6PD, a deficiency that leads to hyperbilirubinemia and approximately 21% of kernicterus cases.
Under-screening and failing to treat can contribute to the recognized risk of hyperbilirubinemia encephalopathy.
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and Rhesus disease of the newborn: Incidence and impairment estimates for 2010 at regional and global levels.