Apr 3, 2014 ... Infant jaundice is a yellow discoloration in a newborn baby's skin and eyes. Infant
jaundice occurs because the baby's blood contains an ...
Physiological (normal) jaundice: Most newborns have this mild jaundice because
their liver is still maturing. It often appears when a baby 2 to 4 days old and ...
Nov 19, 2015 ... Newborn jaundice occurs when a baby has a high level of bilirubin in the blood.
Bilirubin is a yellow substance that the body creates when it ...
Find out what causes jaundice in babies, whether yellow skin is a symptom, the
connection with bilirubin in the blood, and the treatments for jaundice.
Newborn jaundice is when your baby's skin and the white parts of his eyes look
yellow. It's caused by the build-up of a substance in the blood called bilirubin.
Introduction. Jaundice is a common and usually harmless condition in newborn
babies that causes yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes. The medical
Aug 28, 2015 ... Learn all about infant jaundice - a condition causing yellowish appearance in a
baby's skin - including its symptoms, causes and potential ...
If your baby is full-term and healthy, mild jaundice is nothing to worry about and
will resolve by itself within a week or so.
Mild jaundice occurs in about 60% of full-term newborn babies, and in up to 80%
of premature babies. You're most likely to notice it from the third day after birth.
In breastfed babies, mild jaundice sometimes lasts until 10 to 14 days after birth.
In some breastfed babies, it goes away and then comes back. Jaundice may ...