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Jaundice - Wikipedia


Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a yellowish or greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites ... Other conditions that can cause yellowish skin but are not jaundice include carotenemia from eatin...

Jaundice: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments - Medical News Today


Dec 16, 2016 ... Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a term used to describe a yellowish tinge to the skin and sclerae (the white part of the eye) that is caused by ...

Jaundice in Adults Definition, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment


Aug 31, 2016 ... Jaundice or hyperbilirubinemia in adults is caused by an underlying disease or condition. Some of the symptoms of jaundice include yellowing ...

Infant jaundice Causes - Mayo Clinic


Apr 3, 2014 ... Excess bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia) is the main cause of jaundice. Bilirubin, which is responsible for the yellow color of jaundice, is a normal ...

Jaundice: Why It Happens in Adults - WebMD


Dec 1, 2015 ... But if something's wrong and your liver can't keep up, bilirubin builds up and can cause your skin to look yellow. Jaundice is rare in adults, but ...

Yellow Skin (Jaundice): Symptoms, Causes & Diagnosis - Healthline


Jul 18, 2016 ... Jaundice occurs when there is excesive bilirubin in your system. Bilirubin is a yellow ... What's Causing My Yellow Skin? Written by Kristeen ...

Jaundice in Adults - Liver and Gallbladder Disorders - Merck ...


But jaundice itself causes few other symptoms in adults. However, in newborns with jaundice high bilirubin levels (hyperbilirubinemia) can cause a form of brain  ...

Jaundice - Causes - NHS Choices


Jaundice is caused by a build-up of a substance called bilirubin in the blood and tissues of the body.

Adult Jaundice | Cleveland Clinic


If your jaundice is not caused by an infection, you may have symptoms such as weight loss or itchy skin (pruritus). If the jaundice is due to pancreatic or biliary ...