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jaundice
 

Jaundice is a yellow color in the skin, the mucous membranes, or the eyes. The yellow pigment is from a byproduct of old red blood cells called bilirubin.

 
Causes

Causes in infants may include:

 

Causes in adults may include:

 

 
Treatments

Treatment may include:

 

  • blood transfusion

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