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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...

Infant jaundice Causes - Mayo Clinic

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

Jaundice in Adults Definition, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

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

Jaundice: Why It Happens in Adults - WebMD

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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 ...

Jaundice - Causes - NHS Choices

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

Jaundice Baby: Read About Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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Symptoms of jaundice include yellow discoloration of the eyes and skin, light ... jaundice because high levels of bilirubin can cause permanent damage to a ...

Jaundice causes: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Jaundice causes. ... Jaundice is a sign of other diseases. ... Conditions that can cause jaundice include:.

Adult Jaundice | Cleveland Clinic

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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 ...

Jaundice: causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention

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Many newborn babies develop jaundice, but the condition can affect people of all ages. This article looks at older children and adults. Jaundice is caused by a ...

Jaundice in Healthy Newborns - KidsHealth

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A common condition in newborns, jaundice refers to the yellow color of the skin and whites of the eyes caused by excess bilirubin in the blood.

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Jaundice: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Aug 28, 2015 ... 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 ...

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

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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 ...

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